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New-Service - Powershell 3.0 CmdLet

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Short description
Creates a new Windows service.

New-Service [-Name] <String> [-BinaryPathName] <String> [-Credential <PSCredential>] [-DependsOn <String[]>] [-Descript
ion <String>] [-DisplayName <String>] [-StartupType <ServiceStartMode>] [<CommonParameters>]

The New-Service cmdlet creates a new entry for a Windows service in the registry and in the service database. A new ser
vice 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 service.