These steps will allow you to configure the "Windows Service" service. The "Windows Service" service type must be manually configured.


  1. If you know the name of the Windows Service, proceed to step 2. Otherwise:
    1. From the Windows Start menu, select Run.
    2. Type services.msc in the Run dialog and click OK.
  2. In the list of services displayed, right-click the service you wish to monitor and select Properties.
  3. Locate the Service Name on the General tab.
  4. In the Hyperic user interface, navigate to the Windows platform where the service runs.
  5. From the Tools menu, select New Platform Service.
  6. On New Service page, enter a name for the service and select "Windows Service" from the Service Type pull-down.
  7. Supply all required values on the Configuration Properties page.