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NET HELPMSG 2186 Error Is Thrown When Stopping WLS Windows Service by net stop Command (Doc ID 2505508.1)

Last updated on OCTOBER 13, 2022

Applies to:

Oracle WebLogic Server - Version 10.3.6 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


When running WebLogic Server using the Windows service and configure -stopclass to let windows service stop gracefully as in below document.

Fusion Middleware Administering Server Startup and Shutdown for Oracle WebLogic Server

3 Setting Up a WebLogic Server Instance as a Windows Service

Example 3-2 Java Class that Shuts Down a Server Instance

When stop processing using the following command:

net stop  "windows service name"

An error from the OS as shown below is the output.





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