Windows Messaging is designedinitially for the reception and transmission of administrative alerts and notifications about events of various subsystems (printing, power management, etc.), with the spread of the Internet began to be used to send spam.
Therefore, in modern versions of Windows, this service is disabled by default.
However, sometimes, in this or any other purpose, you must enable the service message.
You will need
- - Administrative rights on the local machine.
Open the snap-in "Services" management consolecomputer. Start the console. To do this, log into the control panel by clicking the "Start" button and selecting the "Settings" menu, "Control Panel". Go to the "Administration" folder by double-clicking on the icon with the appropriate name in the Control Panel. Find the label "Computer Management". Double-click it, or select "Open" in the window that appears menyu.V context "Computer Management", expand "Services and Applications" tree components. Highlight the "Services". In the right part of the window will snap the desired interface.
In the list of services, locate and select the item with the name "Service messages". Use the opportunity to sort the list for faster searching. Click on the "Name" list header to sort the contents in alphabetical order.
Open the service management window messages. Right-click on the selected item in the list. select "Properties" item in the context menu.
Change the startup type of service messages. Click the drop-down list of "Startup Type". Select the item "Auto" if the service should be started automatically each time the operating system starts. Select the type of "Manual" if the service should be run on demand. Click "Apply". After performing this action will be the active button "Start".
Enable service messages. Click "Start" button. Wait until the start-up process of the service. Click OK in the Properties dialog. Close the "Computer Management".
Check whether the service is running messages. Open the shell cmd window. Click on the button "Start". In the menu, select "Run". In the text box in the window that appears, type cmd line. Click OK.Poshlite test message on your computer. In a shell window, type the type the following command:
net send IP_address messagetext
where IP_address - current network address of the machine, andmessagetext - an arbitrary string of characters enclosed in double quotes. If the message was sent successfully, the console will display a line with the corresponding text box and the sent message appears on the screen.