ServiceStop Interface Reference

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Detailed Description

stop the sharing service

Path: /general/servicestop

An XML documnt with one element response and two attributes status and message. The status can be either success or failure and the message describes the cause of the error in a user friendly manner.


  <response status="success" message="The sharing service is now being stopped.">

There is no way to start a service via this API after it is being stopped so avoid this operation unless this is really what the user is looking to do and issue a proper warning. It is of-course possible to start the service using the usual Windows service API or via the TVersity command line batch file StartMS.bat