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Hi all,
I have used Thread and timer to do some works every n minutes in a windows service. every thing goes fine in OnStart() method but the problem is the OnStop() method does not call when the system is shutting down or restart.I have searched a lot but nothing found...
what is my mistake???
Posted 9-Jul-12 20:15pm
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Sergey Alexandrovich Kryukov at 10-Jul-12 1:33am
   
Nothing found?! Do you have different Internet where you live, or different MSDN? It so, sorry for you... :-)
--SA
phoenix1167 at 10-Jul-12 3:25am
   
yes Nothing found to solve my problem, I have tried using Thread and Timer but i could not found an example that shows me how can i call onstop() method when the system shutdown or restart...
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Solution 2

This is done using the class Microsoft.Win32.SystemEvents. It has some events you can handle in your service. In particular, please see the event Microsoft.Win32.SystemEvents. Pay attention for the code sample on respective MSDN pages:
http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/microsoft.win32.systemevents.aspx[^],
http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/microsoft.win32.systemevents.sessionending.aspx[^].
 
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