How to Stop Service Manager Services on the Secondary Management Server


Updated: May 13, 2016

Applies To: System Center 2012 - Service Manager, System Center 2012 R2 Service Manager

Use the following procedure to stop the Service Manager services.

To stop the Service Manager services

  1. In the Run dialog box, in the Open text field, type services.msc, and then click OK.

  2. In the Services window, in the Services (Local) pane, locate the following three services and for each one, click Stop:

    1. System Center Data Access Service

    2. System Center Management

    3. System Center Management Configuration

  3. Open Windows Explorer.

  4. Locate the folder \Program Files\Microsoft System Center\Service Manager 2010.

  5. Delete the Health Service State folder and all of its contents.