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New-Service - Powershell 2.0 CmdLet

Microsoft Windows PowerShell is a command-line shell and scripting tool based on the Microsoft .NET Framework. It is designed for system administrators, engineers and developers to control and automate the administration of Windows and applications.

More than hundred command-line tools (so called "cmdlets") can be used to perform system administration tasks and Windows Management Instrumentation (WMI). These cmdlets are easy to use, with standard naming conventions and common parameters, and standard tools for piping, sorting, filtering, and formatting data and objects.


Short description
Creates a new Windows service.

New-Service [-Name] <string> [-BinaryPathName] <string> [-Credential <PSCredential>] [-DependsOn <string[]>] [-Desc
ription <string>] [-DisplayName <string>] [-StartupType {Automatic | Manual | Disabled}] [-Confirm] [-WhatIf] [<Com

The New-Service cmdlet creates a new entry for a Windows service in the registry and in the service database. A new
 service requires an executable file that executes during the service.

The parameters of this cmdlet let you set the display name, description, startup type, and dependencies of the serv