Methods to Control the Service Overview

Run Service ActiveX Control provides the following methods to control the service:

Method Brief Description
AcceptControls Set events that have to be processed by service
CreateService Creates a service object and adds it to the specified service control manager database
ChangeServiceConfig Changes the configuration parameters of a service
DeleteService Marks the specified service for deletion from the service control manager database
StartService Starts a service
StopService Stops a service
PauseService Pauses a service
Service Connects the main thread of a service process to the service control manager, which causes the thread to become service control dispatcher thread for the calling process.
NewThreadService Connects the new thread of a service process to the service control manager, which causes the thread to become service control dispatcher thread for the calling process. Unlike Service method, this method does not block the current thread.


See also

Run Service Events Overview, Run Service Properties Overview