FAQs

Find the answers to your most frequently asked FireDaemon product questions... along with a few Windows questions as well.

Are administrative rights necessary to run FireDaemon Pro?
The FireDaemon Pro's GUI must be run as an administrator to function correctly on Windows XP and Windows 2003 Server. On Windows Vista, 2008 and 7 the ...
Sun, 22 Apr, 2018 at 6:23 AM
Why is my FireDaemon service's Process ID changing frequently?
If the process of your FireDaemon Service is changing rapidly, it's probably because it's crashing, not starting correctly, or terminating. Genera...
Thu, 31 May, 2018 at 8:13 AM
Where are FireDaemon Pro service passwords stored?
Passwords for FireDaemon Pro Windows services are not stored in the filesystem. When a FireDaemon Pro service is created, the password is passed to the Serv...
Thu, 3 May, 2018 at 11:53 AM
Why Do My FireDaemon Pro Pre and Post-Service Executables Get Terminated Prematurely?
If your FireDaemon Pro Pre-Service or Post-Service executable is stopping before it has run to completion, the problem is that the execution time is too low...
Thu, 3 May, 2018 at 12:27 PM
How To Resolve FireDaemon Pro Installation or Upgrade Issues
You might encounter an error like "Installaware Wizard: Setup database not found" while trying to install or upgrade FireDaemon Pro or other FireD...
Thu, 3 May, 2018 at 12:19 PM
Quick Shortcuts to Services Control Panel Applet, Event Viewer and Task Manager
If you need to access the Services Control Panel, Event Viewer or Task Manager, there's a way to do it a lot faster. Rather than going through the Run ...
Thu, 3 May, 2018 at 2:26 PM
How to Configure Pre- and Post-Service Applications
The Pre-Service and Post-Service tab allows applications to be run during service startup and service shutdown. Pre-service and post-service programs are al...
Fri, 4 May, 2018 at 3:01 AM
How to Configure Service Dependencies
Service Dependencies allow services to be started (and stopped) in order. They specify which services or load order groups must be running on the machine be...
Fri, 4 May, 2018 at 3:10 AM
How to Bind a Process to One or More CPUs or Cores
CPU Binding is a useful feature of FireDaemon Pro. It allows you to bind a process to one or more CPUs or cores. This can be very useful when you have a ver...
Fri, 4 May, 2018 at 3:47 AM
How to Clone or Clone Hot Services
FireDaemon Pro has the ability to clone and hot clone services. This is a very useful feature, especially when you have lots of services you need to configu...
Fri, 4 May, 2018 at 3:48 AM