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Installing the Command Center Server as a Windows Service

Dec 18, 2015

Installing the Service

To enable Command Center to automatically start whenever the server on which Command Center is installed restarts, you must install the service.

To install Command Center as a Windows service

  1. At a command prompt, change the current working directory: cd CC_Home\bin
  2. Run the batch file: InstallCCAsService.bat
    Note: This version of Command Center does not support the NSCCService -install and NSCCService -uninstall options.

Running the Command Center Server as a Windows Service

The following procedure describes how to start the Command Center server as a Windows service.

To run the Command Center server as a service

  1. Click Start > Settings > Control Panel. The Control Panel screen appears.
  2. Double-click Administrative Tools. The Administrative Tools screen appears.
  3. Double-click Services. The Services screen of the Microsoft Management Console appears.
  4. To run the server as a service, right-click Citrix Command Center and click Start.
  5. To stop the server, right-click Citrix Command Center and click Stop.
    Note: Before you start the Command Center server as a service, you must start Command Center in the standalone mode to invoke the End User License Agreement (EULA) signatures.

Stopping the Command Center Server Running as a Service

To upgrade the software or to migrate from the current database to another database, you must stop the Command Center server that is running as a Windows service.

To stop the Command Center server running as a service

  1. Click Start > Settings > Control Panel. The Control Panel appears.
  2. Double-click Administrative Tools. The Administrative Tools pane appears.
  3. Double-click Services. The Services screen of the Microsoft Management Console appears.
  4. To stop the server, right-click Citrix Command Center and click Stop.

Uninstalling the Service

The following procedure describes the steps to uninstall the Command Center service.

To uninstall the Command Center service

  1. At a command prompt, change the current working directory: cd CC_Home\bin
  2. Run the batch file: UninstallCCAsService.bat
    Note: The Command Center Windows service is automatically uninstalled when you uninstall the Command Center server as described in Uninstalling the Command Center Server from Windows.