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How To Disable Windows Startup Programs and Applications?

Windows operating system has a function which will start applications during system start. We call this function as Startup Programs. This feature is generally very useful but in some cases, it may be unnecessary and slow down the performance of the system. Open System Configuration via Run The System Configuration tool is used to set, enable, … Read more

How To Check Windows Service Status With Get-Service Command In Powershell

Service are one of the most important part of the operating systems. There are different tools and commands to list these services. Powershell provides Get-Service commandlet in order to list these services and filter them acording to the provided filter. List All Services We will start with a simple use case where we will list all … Read more

Windows Update Service Not Running Error for Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows 10, Windows Server 2008, 2012, 2016

Windows Update Service provides the package and security updates for the operating system Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows 10, Windows Server 2008, Windows Server 2012, Windows Server 2016. As stated it is a service which runs on background. In some cases windows update service may not work or start properly. Windows Update Service Not Running … Read more

How To Manage Windows Services with services.msc

How To Manage Windows Services with services.msc

Windows operating system provides services in order to complete tasks in the foreground. There may become different types of job services in order to accomplish tasks like printing, network authentication, encryption, etc. Windows provides a lot of services by default. But more services can be added by third-party applications or other tools. services.msc is a … Read more

How To Use Psexec Tools To Run Commands and Get Shell Remote Windows Systems?

Windows operating system provides different ways to manage remote systems. Telnet, RDP, VNC are some of them. But these options are generally bound to a graphical user interface. If we prefer a command-line interface there is an alternative named Psexec. Psexec is actually a toolset consisting of following tools. PSexec used to execute commands at remote … Read more

Get-Service Service Management With Windows Powershell From Command Line

Windows Powershell provides easy to use commands or command-lets to manage Windows systems. Powershell can be used to manage Windows Services and provides builtin command for related operations. Help Help information about Powershell Services command can be get wit the following command. $ Get-Help Get-Service List Services with Get-Service Existing Windows services can be listed … Read more