Monthly Archives: August 2012

How to start/stop IIS services from command prompt?

Open command prompt from start option

1) To start world wide web services c:\>net start w3svc
2) To start the ftp service c:\>net start msftpsvc
3) To start the smtp service c:\>net start smtpsvc
4) To start the plesk control panel service c:\>net start PleskControlPanel
5) To start the HTTP SSL service c:\>net Start HTTPFilter
6) To restart IIS services c:\>iisreset /restart
7) To check the status of the IIS services c:\>iisreset /status

To stop the services use stop instead of start in the above 5 commands .