Siebctl Is Failing With Error Program for controlling Siebel Server "NT Services" on Windows

(Doc ID 1944016.1)

Last updated on SEPTEMBER 22, 2017

Applies to:

Siebel Automotive Call Center - Version [23016] and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


Unable to create service file with siebctl after changing the sadmin password

the following error occurs.

Program for controlling Siebel Server "NT Services"
Usage: siebctl [ ... ]
 -S name of the service to invoke (required)
 -i name of service "instance"
 -a add the specified service ("-g" required)
 -g arguments for service (used with "-a")
 -u account name for service (required with "-a")
 -p password for service (required with "-a")
 -e encrypt this password and add it to the service arguments
("-a" required)
 -h siebel home directory (defaults to env var SIEBEL_HOME)
 -d delete the specified service
 -s start the specified service
 -k stop the specified service
 -r comma separated list of prerequisite services
 -t timeout in secs for service shutdown
 -v query the specified service
 -A {yes|no} specify service start type (used with "-a", defaults to "n
 -L message language code
 -q quiet mode


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