Command-line Arguments

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Command-line Arguments

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You can run the server with the following command-line arguments (for example to script actions). Please note that this is for advanced users only. If in doubt, please ask us first.

 

Command-line Arguments


deletefiles

Delete all user-created files, including databases and transcoded files. Original media files are never touched or deleted.

firewall

Adds an exception for the server to the built-in firewall.

foreground

Runs server as a console app, not as a service. To exit it, use Ctrl+C.

install

Registers the server with the control manager.

start

Starts the currently registered server.

stop

Stops the currently registered server.

stopasadmin

Stops the currently registered server without prompting for admin privileges (on Vista and above). You need to run the command-line prompt as administrator for this to succeed.

uninstall

Removes the server from the control manager.

 

 

See also


Getting Started

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