Stop Service Action
Stop the specified service.
NOTE: Services do not run on Windows 95/98/ME.
Use this action to stop a service and remove the software from memory. Stopping a service prevents users from gaining access to the computer's shared resources. Some services might be dependent on other services.
Specifies the service to stop.
This action includes the Description tab for entering a custom step description.
More on setting custom step description
This action also includes the standard Error Causes and On Error failure handling options/tabs.
More on Error Handling Options
All text fields allow the use of expressions, which can be entered by surrounding the expression in percentage signs (example: %MYVARIABLE%, %Left('Text',2)%). To help construct these expressions, you can open Expression Builder from these fields by pressing F2.
More on variables
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More on the expression builder
NOTE: The code below can be copied and pasted directly into the Steps pane of the Task Builder.