›› About this Site

Welcome to your complete Windows Services guide for Windows XP/NT/2000/2003! This guide can be used by all, but was written specifically with the novice in mind, as a simple-to-navigate tool to help you easily understand your Windows Services.

This site is full of resources to help you understand what Windows Services are, how you can access them, what they can do for you, and much more. While you're here, feel free to peruse the software section to find some great service-based software, check out the article section for some great articles about Windows Services, or get all of your service-based questions answered in our FAQ section. Whether you're here because you have a specific question or you just want to generally know more about your Windows Services, you have come to the right place!

Please feel free to contact us if you can recommend additional resources or have any suggestions.

Fearful of losing money and clients due to Windows Service failures? Automatically restart your Windows Services with Service Hawk, and keep those services up and running!

Featured Software

Service Hawk Service Hawk

Tool that monitors and automatically restarts Windows Services

Download Free Trial
Run Service ActiveX Run Service ActiveX

Powerful development tool for quickly creating Windows Services
Reset Service Password Reset Service Password

Reset the user account and password that a service uses from a remote computer

Download Free Trial
Application as Service Application as Service

Launch any application as a Windows NT/2000/XP/2003 Service
Service-O-Matic Service-O-Matic

Run almost any Windows application as a Windows Service
FireDaemon Pro FireDaemon

Run any application or script as an interactive or non-interactive Windows service