Force Removing Windows Services

Some services are denied administrator to access on Windows such as McAfee services. I don’t know why administrator cannot manage every thing on Windows system. I think vrius maker and hacker already know this technology. How does administrator fight with them?

Delete the service via command line

C:\Users\chacha>sc delete service_name
[SC] OpenService FAILED 5:

Access is denied.

If access is denied, use the command regedit to edit registry table at:


Find the service and delete it. Then restart computer.

Source: Force-Removing Windows Services

Written on June 2, 2017