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Windows (7) “Server” Service is not starting

I've noticed that my Server service is not starting, though it is marked as "Automatic". I've checked the event viewer for the errors and found out, that it is not starting due to the error: Invalid ...
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TeamCity Build Agent service immediately fails with 1053 'did not start in a timely fashion'

I have a Windows XP SP3 machine with a TeamCity 6.5 Build Agent I am trying to make run under a different account. However, when I try to start it, it fails immediately with the following error: ...
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How can I debug periodic 100% memory usage by services.exe?

I'm running Windows 7 SP1 on a MacBook Pro via Boot Camp (i.e. it boots natively). Recently services.exe started exhibiting behavior whereby every 15 minutes or so it will ramp up over the course of ...
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What's the best Windows service to record / stream images from a webcam?

I have a machine running Windows 7 Home Premium with a pair of webcams attached. I need to take a snapshot once every 5 mins or so from each camera and allow streaming of the live feed over a ...
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Is it possible to give a user admin privledges over a service? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to assign permissions to manage windows service when UAC is enabled? Our network admin set the ColdFusion 9 Application Server service to start automatically, ...
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How to assign permissions to manage windows service when UAC is enabled?

I have following scenario: I'm local admin on my computer with Windows 7 Enterprise and UAC enabled Computer is not in domain and is not under group policy I run some program without running it as ...
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Manage processes on an distributed windows computer system

I want to manage the startup / re-start and shutdown of a multi module software system running on a set of windows machines. For example: [some machines booted, some still doing so] run the whole ...
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Windows Task Scheduler: Schedule task to run once every 10 seconds

In my windows, I want to schedule a windows service to start once every 10 seconds. I tried using the windows task scheduler but it only gives me an option to repeat the service daily, weekly and ...
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Notification area tool to manage Windows services

I have certain Windows services (mainly Apache, MySQL and Oracle) I need to use now and then. I prefer to have them disabled by default and start then manually when I want to use them. Is there a ...
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Fix Synergy so it works on Login/Locked screen

I like Synergy -- I have it set up on a mac (server) and windows 7 (client), but I have a couple problems with it on windows: I'd like it to start automatically on boot It doesn't work on the ...
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Error Installing Service with InstallUtil

I've recently created a Windows Service and am attempting to install it using InstallUtil. The service I am trying to install works/installs correctly on a machine running Windows 2008, but I am ...
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Installing MySQL database on Windows

I need to install MySQL on Windows XP. But looks like both .msi and and .zip versions require Windows admin rights to get database working. Is there any way possible to install MySQL without windows ...
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Any open source program on Windows that can monitor the life of services?

Is there any open source software for Windows that can detect the state of services that is running on Windows? The software can detect either the service is up of down. If it is down, the software ...
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Windows - Use Local Service and/or Network Service account for a windows service

I've created a window's service that monitors files on a specific directory on our Windows OS. When a file is detected, the service does some file I/O, reads the files, creates sub-directories, etc. ...
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System tray app for controlling services?

Is there a system tray app out there that provides quick access for controlling system services? I'm thinking a popup menu that lists all services on the system and provides Start/Stop/Restart ...
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What does “delayed start” do in startup type for a Windows service?

What is the difference between Automatic and Automatic (Delayed Start) for a property setting for a Windows service? i.e. what do I gain or lose by setting my service as one or the other? Running the ...
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Local Port for network printer

I want to use a local port/ tcpip port for my network printer. But so far, have managed to set it up, but no matter what I did, was unable to even do a test print. below are my steps: 1)Local Port- ...
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Can not start service

When I try to start an application service it shows error 997 overlapped I/O operation is in progress. Has anyone experienced this before?
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What is the best way to run a Console Application once per day at a certain time?

What is the best way to run a Console application (C#) once per day at a certain time on Windows XP? I want to see the Console window.
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Why does Automatic Updates service hang on startup with Windows 2000 Server?

I have a Windows Server 2000 machine that has a popup on startup saying that a service failed to start. In the Windows Event Log there is the following message: System Log Source: Service Control ...
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which windows service is responsible for the mouse?

Is there a service responsible for controling the mouse? I want to try stop/starting it after making a few control panel changes via the registry. (I need to get the changes to apply witout ...
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We have already running windows process. How to determine what parameters it has been ran with?

For example I have a running process seen in windows task manager (.exe). I'd like to see the parameters that's been passed to the process when it was started. I do not start this proces, nor I have ...
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How windows retrieve time at installtion..?

i just gave a- repair for my windows XP SP2 system. on repair,-> window came up with setting- location, date and time .. My question is... Date time everything was accurate in it when window came ...
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windows vist forgot username [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Windows: How to reset the administrator password? In my windows vista i forgot my admin username and password , but i have gust username and password, How to recover ...