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Windows 7: How to relate a running service, to an entry in Services

22 Mar 2013   #1
matobinder

Windows 7 Enterprise
 
 
How to relate a running service, to an entry in Services

Basically, I see a particular service running in Task Manager on the services tab. I'd like to find out what Service is starting it up. So I bring up the Services(Local) GUI where it last all the Services, including if they are Started, Startup Type and so on.

I would think the name of the running service would match up but many don't. I did an "export to .txt" But it doesn't really have the process name in there.

So basically, I see a service running, I'm trying to figure out what is starting it. I know where the .exe file is that is running, and trying to figure out what is starting it as a service.

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