OpenSCManager failed - Access is denied. (0x5) message when installing Node Manager Windows service.

(Doc ID 1534950.1)

Last updated on NOVEMBER 05, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Weblogic Server - Version 10.3 and later
Microsoft Windows x64 (64-bit) - Version: 2008 R2

Symptoms

When trying to install Node Manager Windows service using installNodeMgrSvc.cmd script, the following error message is thrown in the command prompt:


and the service is not installed.

Cause

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