By using this site, you agree to our updated Privacy Policy and our Terms of Use. Manage your Cookies Settings.
457,759 Members | 1,251 Online
Bytes IT Community
+ Ask a Question
Need help? Post your question and get tips & solutions from a community of 457,759 IT Pros & Developers. It's quick & easy.

How do I delete a Hidden Windows Service using .NET

P: 5
Hi,

I would like to Know how a hidden service can be deleted in Windows.
For example I have a driver file that is registered as a service and I would like to be able to delete the service.

The driver is listed under device manager under non plug and play drivers and the file and the service is not visible in Windows.

I know how to remove it manually,but would like to automate the process using .net.

Any help is greatly appreciated.
Nov 18 '08 #1
Share this Question
Share on Google+
3 Replies


Plater
Expert 5K+
P: 7,872
What do you do to remove it manually?
Nov 18 '08 #2

joedeene
100+
P: 583
@OP

I know you say it's hidden, but would something like this help? Also, it does it shows how to do it remotely, but I'm sure you can work around it to work on the local computer.

joedeene
Nov 18 '08 #3

P: 5
The service I am talking about is a rootkit,currently I use tools like GMER to delete the service manually.

I would like to automate this,any help is appreciated.
Nov 19 '08 #4

Post your reply

Sign in to post your reply or Sign up for a free account.