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Monitor Windows services on a device with MSP N-central

Monitor Windows services using the MSP N-central service, "Windows Service". When you enable monitoring with MSP N-central, a new instance of the MSP N-central service is created with the name of the Windows service appended to the name of the MSP N-central service instance.

For example, enabling monitoring of the Windows service called DHCP Client creates a new instance of the MSP N-central service with the name "Windows Service - DHCP Client".

This feature is only available for managed Windows devices with MSP N-central Agents installed.

  1. In the navigation pane, click Views > All Devices and click the Network Devices tab.
  2. Click the device Name.
  3. Click ToolsServices.
  4. In the Monitored column, enable or disable monitoring.
  5. Disabling the monitoring of a Windows service will remove all instances of the MSP N-central service from the target device.

  6. Click Save.

MSP N-central begins monitoring the selected service.