Set-NAVServerInstance

Changes the service state of a Microsoft Dynamics NAV Server instance.

Syntax

Set-NAVServerInstance
   [-ServerInstance] <String>
   [-Stop]
   [-Start]
   [-Restart]
   [-ServiceAccount <ServiceAccount>]
   [-ServiceAccountCredential <PSCredential>]
   [-Force]
   [-WhatIf]
   [-Confirm]
   [<CommonParameters>]

Description

Use the Set-NAVServerInstance cmdlet to change the service state of a Microsoft Dynamics NAV Server instance. For example, you can change the service state from Stopped to Running. You can also use this cmdlet to change the service account for a server instance.

Examples

EXAMPLE 1

Set-NAVServerInstance MyInstance -Restart -Verbose

VERBOSE: NavCommand.BeginProcessing
VERBOSE: NavCommand.ProcessRecord
VERBOSE: Performing operation "Set-NAVServerInstance" on Target "ServerInstance = MicrosoftDynamicsNavServer$MyInstance, Start = False, Stop = False, Restart = True".
VERBOSE: Attempting to stop service MyInstance
VERBOSE: Service MicrosoftDynamicsNavServer$MyInstance is stopped
VERBOSE: Service HTTP is already running
VERBOSE: Attempting to start service MicrosoftDynamicsNavServer$NewInstance
VERBOSE: Service MicrosoftDynamicsNavServer$NewInstance is running
VERBOSE: NavCommand.EndProcessing

This example uses the Set-NAVServerInstance cmdlet to restart a Microsoft Dynamics NAV Server instance. The Verbose parameter specifies that progress information is to be written to the console.

Required Parameters

-ServerInstance

Specifies the name of a Dynamics NAV Server instance, for example, DynamicsNAV or myinstance. You can specify either the full name of an instance, such as MicrosoftDynamicsNavServer$myinstance or the short name such as myinstance.

Type:String
Position:0
Default value:None
Accept pipeline input:True (ByPropertyName, ByValue)
Accept wildcard characters:False

Optional Parameters

-Confirm

Prompts you for confirmation before executing the command.

Type:SwitchParameter
Aliases:cf
Position:Named
Default value:None
Accept pipeline input:False
Accept wildcard characters:False
-Force

Forces the command to run without asking for user confirmation.

Type:SwitchParameter
Position:Named
Default value:None
Accept pipeline input:False
Accept wildcard characters:False
-Restart

Restarts the Microsoft Dynamics NAV Server instance.

Type:SwitchParameter
Position:Named
Default value:None
Accept pipeline input:False
Accept wildcard characters:False
-ServiceAccount

Specifies the Windows-based computer account that the Microsoft Dynamics NAV Server instance is to use to log on. Only NetworkService and Windows User values are supported.

Type:ServiceAccount
Parameter Sets:LocalService, NetworkService, LocalSystem, User
Position:Named
Default value:None
Accept pipeline input:False
Accept wildcard characters:False
-ServiceAccountCredential

Specifies a set of security credentials that must be used when configuring the service account.

Type:PSCredential
Position:Named
Default value:None
Accept pipeline input:True (ByValue)
Accept wildcard characters:False
-Start

Starts the Microsoft Dynamics NAV Server instance.

Type:SwitchParameter
Position:Named
Default value:None
Accept pipeline input:False
Accept wildcard characters:False
-Stop

Stops the Microsoft Dynamics NAV Server instance.

Type:SwitchParameter
Position:Named
Default value:None
Accept pipeline input:False
Accept wildcard characters:False
-WhatIf

Describes what would happen if you executed the command without actually executing the command.

Type:SwitchParameter
Aliases:wi
Position:Named
Default value:None
Accept pipeline input:False
Accept wildcard characters:False

Inputs

System.String

You can pipe a string that contains a Microsoft Dynamics NAV Server instance name to the cmdlet.

Outputs

None