PowerTip: Find Services with the Same Dependencies with PowerShell
Summary: Use Windows PowerShell to find services that have the same dependencies.
How can I use Windows PowerShell to easily find services that have the same dependencies?
Use the Get-Service cmdlet with the RequiredServices parameter, and supply the name of the dependent service. (The following example shows services that require the rpcss service on my laptop.)
PS C:\> Get-Service -RequiredServices rpcss
Status Name DisplayName
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Running DcomLaunch DCOM Server Process Launcher
Running RpcEptMapper RPC Endpoint Mapper