Windows Services

Windows Services

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The Windows Services connection can be used to display Windows services from one or more computers.



The Windows Services are shown in the Dashboard panel when you select a Windows Services connection in the Navigation panel.




The Windows Services connection relies on WMI. Ensure that all the necessary firewall ports for WMI are open and that the credentials set in the connection properties have the permission to manage services on the remote computer(s).


Royal Server Support

The dashboard data can also be gathered using a Royal Server. For more information about Royal Server, click here.


Dashboard Settings

To configure the application default settings for the included dashboard, open the Plugins Management and click on Dashboard for the Windows Services connection plugin.

To configure individual dashboard settings for a connection, use the Dashboard property page.


Plugin Settings

The Windows Services connection plugin does not offer any plugin settings at this time.


Connection Properties

The Windows Services Properties dialog is shown: