Daily Archives: July 28, 2005

How to start services using a script

OK, so I’m not a scripting person – but even this isn’t beyond me… Here’s a script that allows you to start “auto start” services that have stopped… so if your server gets a bit busy sometimes with all thats going on at startup and a service gets forgotton, you can restart the service using this script from the script centre..

I found this when I was browsing the scripting for Exchange introduction as more and more admins script Exchange with WMI scripts and I needed to get my head around the concepts.  So if you want to find out which GC an Exchange server is using, you can script it using WMI