Just after the Security Manager Plus agent is successfully installed, the default behavior is that it automatically starts up as a service in Windows machines.
In case you have not chosen this option during installation, you can start the agent using the options below :
Starting Agent Service
You can run the agent as a service from either from Start » Programs » ManageEngine Security Manager Plus Agent 5 » Control Agent » Start or from the Service Applet (Service Name : Security Manager Plus Agent). A taskbar tray icon indicates that the SMP Agent service is running.
Stopping Agent Service
There are 2 ways to stop the SMP Agent service. Any one of them can be adopted :