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Start and Stop via command line



Is is possible to start and stop the Server Core via the command line?

command-line prtg-core restart

Created on Apr 3, 2012 7:45:50 PM

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it should work with the net start / stop commands and sufficient privileges. Please see the commands below.

net stop prtgcoreservice


net start prtgcoreservice

Best regards

Created on Apr 4, 2012 8:10:53 AM by  Konstantin Wolff [Paessler Support]

Last change on Apr 4, 2012 8:11:11 AM by  Konstantin Wolff [Paessler Support]

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