[erlang-questions] erlsrv on windows 10 problem

Wes James <>
Mon May 2 17:07:34 CEST 2016

I have it working on windows 10, as mentioned, I just need to change the
start up option in the windows service from Automatic to Automatic (delayed

What can I help with?


On Fri, Apr 29, 2016 at 11:59 PM, Dan Gudmundsson <> wrote:

> Well you got it run at all, that is something, I have disabled our testing
> of
> services on Windows 10 for now, master branch, since I could not get it
> run at all.
> From what I googled and understood you will need start the services from
> an elevated shell, an administer user is not enough.
> But you might already do that or I got it wrong.
> Anyway, our Windows knowledge, and priority, is not at the highest level.
> So any help would be appreciated.
> /Dan
> On Fri, Apr 29, 2016 at 5:55 PM Wes James <> wrote:
>> I use erlsrv to install an erlang application on windows.  Windows 7
>> works fine, but on windows 10, I have to go in and change the service from
>> automatic to Automatic (delayed start), otherwise the app never runs on
>> system start up.  Any idea how to fix this?
>> I just found this windows command:
>> sc config SVCNAME start= delayed-auto
>> I can use that in the install script.
>> I'd still like it to start with just automatic.  With the delayed option,
>> it takes several extra minutes for the service to start running.
>> Thanks,
>> -wes
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