SPServiceInstance.SystemService Property

Gets a Boolean value that indicates whether the service is a system service.

Namespace:  Microsoft.SharePoint.Administration
Assembly:  Microsoft.SharePoint (in Microsoft.SharePoint.dll)
Available in Sandboxed Solutions: No


Public Overridable ReadOnly Property SystemService As Boolean
Dim instance As SPServiceInstance
Dim value As Boolean

value = instance.SystemService
public virtual bool SystemService { get; }

Property Value

Type: System.Boolean
true if the service is a system service; otherwise, false.


System services cannot be started or stopped through the user interface in SharePoint Central Administration.

See Also


SPServiceInstance Class

SPServiceInstance Members

Microsoft.SharePoint.Administration Namespace