How to prevent users to stop OPSWAT Client service?

To prevent users to stop OPSWAT Client service, we support a setting to hide stop/restart Client service in Service manager

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To enable this feature:

  1. Go to Setting → Global → Device Agents

  2. Enable “Require PIN“ setting

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3. Save the settings

It will effect to Client after few minutes without additional actions

To stop the service in this case, client provides command line:

  • GearsAgentService.exe /stop /p <password>

  • GearsAgentService.exe /stop then input password from terminal

Return codes:

0: Success

55: Invalid parameters

This article was last updated on 2021-06-03

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