This article explains how open the Windows Task Manager program and the Windows services list, as well as performing common actions.
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The Windows Task Manager is a program available in Windows that provides information about the processes and programs running on a computer.
When an program (an executable file) needs to run for a long time-often from when the computer is switched on, through to when the computer is shut down - the program can be installed as a service.
The properties for the service opens in a new windows and several tab are available.
Some services will have other services dependent upon them. Therefore you may need to stop dependent services when you stop the top level service. To discover whether a given service has any dependencies...
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