[SOLVED] How to create a shortcut for task to run for local services in windows 10?


I have Bluetooth headphone, sometimes windows 10 fails to connect with Bluetooth device so I need to go to task manager -> Services – Open Services -> Find Bluetooth Support Service and restart it.

I was curious if I can make any shortcut or batch file operation or kind of script and I can just click on it and it will restart Bluetooth Support Service.


First, find your service name by typing this command:

powershell -Command "sc.exe query | Select-String -Pattern Bluetooth -Context 1,0"

You’ll find your service’s name with the string SERVICE_NAME just above the DISPLAY_NAME you searched for. It can be something like UmRdpService or RasMan, whatever.

Then, in an ELEVATED command prompt, type these two commands:

sc stop YourServiceNameFoundAbove
sc start YourServiceNameFoundAbove

Your service is now restarted.

You can use the following batch, it will ask automatically for elevation if needed.
Just modify the line set SRV=... and save it where it suits you, then you simply need to create a shortcut manually (done only once) on your desktop.

@echo off
setlocal EnableExtensions EnableDelayedExpansion

set SRV=YourServiceNameFoundPreviously

REM Check admin mode, auto-elevate if required.
openfiles > NUL 2>&1 || (
    REM Not elevated. Do it.
    echo createObject^("Shell.Application"^).shellExecute "%~dpnx0", "%*", "", "runas">"%TEMP%\%~n0.vbs"
    cscript /nologo "%TEMP%\%~n0.vbs"
    goto :eof
del /s /q "%TEMP%\%~n0.vbs" > NUL 2>&1

sc stop !SRV! || (
    echo ERROR: Couldn't stop service !SRV!.
    goto :eof
sc start !SRV! || (
    echo ERROR: Couldn't start service !SRV!.
    goto :eof
goto :eof

Answered By – Wisblade

Answer Checked By – Senaida (BugsFixing Volunteer)

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