The Free Windows Service Monitor monitors the Windows Services. Using the tool administrator can monitor the services of 3 Windows Servers.
Add server to start monitoring the Windows services.click the "Add Server" button and enter the following information in the add-server dialog
and click the connect button
Once, tool makes connection with windows server, the tool populates the following details:
On establishing connection with the the Server, the tool automatically checks for the Services running on the remote device (like Exchange Server Services, WMI Services, SharePoint Services and more..)
Click settings button
This setting view has Default services monitor and Custom services monitor. Tool can monitor default services present in the windows server.
Default Services in the Settings Page
By default, the tool monitors following Services in a Windows Server.
The administrator can also un-check the default service if he does not wish to monitor it.
Add Custom Services
Adding the custom service:
The user can manually add five custom services in addition to the default services present
Click View-service button, Tool will show all services details and custom services details.
This view shows all the services present in the Servers. The below details are captured in this part:
Monitor the health of 5 Custom Services added in isolation.
Double click / Right click the services to open the configuration page. Administrators can change the state to stop / start / restart and start-mode to automatic, manual or disabled.
In case of any dependent services running, the tool automatically detects the dependent services running and the administrator can just stop the service without having to manually stop the dependent service.
Delete the server from monitoring view by clicking the delete button in the settings page
Get to know the current status of the Windows Services in real time by clicking on the refresh button.
The added Windows servers will be refreshed at regular interval (Refresh Interval) which is configurable.
The following details are saved in the disk so that the parameters can be used when the tool restarts. During restart, the tool automatically connects to the server.