This object monitors the state of the Server service and generates an alert if the service is not running.
The Server service may not be in a Running state for the following reasons:
An administrator stopped the Server service.
The Server service cannot be loaded due to a system failure such as low memory.
If the health state is unknown, it means that monitoring has not yet begun for this object.
Restart the Server service by using one of the following procedures.
Restart the service in the Operations console
In the Operations console, select the appropriate server and then click the Start Server Service task.
Restart the service on the affected server
1. At an elevated command prompt on the affected server, type net stop server and then press ENTER. If you are prompted to confirm the operation, type y.
2. Type net start server and then press ENTER.
Note You may have to restart additional dependent services that were stopped together with the Server service.
To confirm that the Server service is running, in the Operations Console, use the following procedure:
Click the Query Server Service Status task.
This monitor automatically resets to a Healthy state after the service starts.