FAQs

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

How Can I Adjust When Automatic (Delayed Start) Services Are Started At Boot
In order to speed up the Windows boot process Microsoft introduced Automatic (Delayed Start) Windows Services. The idea behind this was to delay the start o...
Tue, 31 Oct, 2017 at 5:14 PM
Using Purchase Orders To Acquire FireDaemon Software Products
You can definitely purchase FireDaemon software products via Purchase Order.  The process is below. Please note that we no longer accept POs via fax. Fir...
Sun, 31 Dec, 2017 at 10:09 AM
Configuring Nginx To Securely Reverse Proxy Requests To FireDaemon Fusion
Nginx is a high performance load balancer, web server and reverse proxy. You can configure Nginx to accept and reverse proxy requests to FireDaemon Fusion. ...
Tue, 24 Apr, 2018 at 9:14 AM
Are administrative rights necessary to run FireDaemon Pro?
The FireDaemon Pro GUI must be run as an administrator to function correctly. On Windows Vista, 2008 or later FireDaemon Pro GUI will need to elevate. If yo...
Tue, 9 Jul, 2019 at 10:24 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