Enabling and disabling services

Use the following procedure to disable selected services on components in a distributed installation.


  1. Start IBM® Cognos® Configuration.
  2. In the Explorer window, under Environment, click IBM Cognos services.
  3. In the Properties window, click the Value next to the service that you want to disable or enable.

    By default, all services are enabled.

  4. Click the appropriate state for the services:
    • To disable the service, click False.
    • To enable the service, click True.
    When restarting services manually, (if applicable) the ApacheDS - cognos service must be started before the IBM Cognos service.
  5. From the File menu, click Save.