Stopping the PATROL Agent on Windows
You can properly stop the PATROL Agent on Windows using one of the following methods, each featuring a different utility:
Stopping the PATROL Agent for Windows with the services applet
This section explains how to use the Windows Services utility to stop the PATROL Agent on a Windows host.
- For Windows 2000 or later, click Start > Settings > Control Panel > Administrative Tools.
- Double-click the Services icon.The Services dialog box is displayed.
- For Windows 2000 or later, select the Patrol Agent service, then click Action > Stop.
The PATROL Agent service is stopped. When the computer restarts, the PATROL Agent service starts up again.
Stopping the PATROL Agent for Windows from a command line
This section explains how to use the
NET STOP command to stop the PATROL Agent on a Windows host.
Type the following command at the command line and press Enter:
net stop patrolagent
The command and its arguments are not case-sensitive.
A message notifies you that you have stopped the PATROL Agent.