Manually start the server to ensure that PingCentral is running as expected.

You must have administrator privileges to configure PingCentral as a Windows service.

  1. In the Search field, enter cmd to access the command prompt.
  2. Right-click Command Prompt and select Run as administrator in the menu.
  3. In the command prompt, change directories to the $PINGCENTRAL_HOME\sbin\windows directory and run the install-service.bat script.
  4. Open the Windows Control Panel and search for view local services.
  5. In the list of available services, right-click PingCentral Service , and select Start.
    The service starts immediately and restarts automatically when rebooted, by default.