Stop and Start the ArcIMS services on Windows


The ArcIMS Windows services must be stopped and started in a specific sequence.

Use the following order when stopping services:
a) ArcIMS Tasker
b) ArcIMS Monitor
c) ArcIMS Application Server

The services should be started in the opposite order:
a) ArcIMS Application Server
b) ArcIMS Monitor
c) ArcIMS Tasker


  1. Open the Services console.

    · Windows NT: Click Start > Settings > Control Panel > Services

    · Windows 2000/2003: Click Start > Settings > Control Panel > Administrative Tools > Services

    · Windows XP: Click Start > Control Panel > Performance and Maintenance > Administrative Tools > Services

  2. Click the appropriate service name.
  3. Click the Stop or Start button, as appropriate.
  4. Repeat this process for each service in the sequence noted above.
  5. Close the Services console.

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