Services may stop abruptly when you shut down or restart a Windows Small Business Server 2003-based computer
To resolve this issue, you must delete the WaitToKillServiceTimeout registry value and then re-create the WaitToKillServiceTimeout value as a REG_SZ type. To do so, follow these steps.
Warning If you use Registry Editor incorrectly, you may cause serious problems that may require you to reinstall your operating system. Microsoft cannot guarantee that you can solve problems that result from using Registry Editor incorrectly. Use Registry Editor at your own risk.
- Click Start, click Run, type regedit in the Open box, and then click OK.
- Locate and then click the following registry subkey:HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Control
- Right-click the WaitToKillServiceTimeout value, click Delete, and then click Yes to confirm the removal of the registry value.
- In the left pane of Registry Editor, right-click Control, point to New, and then click String Value.
- Create the following registry value:
- Value name: WaitToKillServiceTimeout
- Value type: REG_SZ
- Value data: 120000
- Quit Registry Editor, and then restart the computer.
Article ID: 839262 - Last Review: 12/08/2015 06:45:33 - Revision: 1.2
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