I removed MySQL but there is still a service running. I stopped the service and ran
SC Delete MySQL.
This is the error that I receive:
[SC] OpenService FAILED 5: Access is Denied
OS: Windows 7 Professional
I am an Administrator.
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You're most likely not running this command from an elevated command prompt. Click Start > type
I had this problem, and I discovered permissions were screwed up and SYSTEM had control over it (due to an old anti-virus product protecting itself and not listening to server settings anymore). Running the elevated command prompt didn't work.
I had to run the hack were you:
If you happen to be using ZenWorks in your domain, another way of doing this is using ZCM to run a script as SYSTEM for that device.