Installing a Director in Lync Server 2013 creates only a minimal number of Windows services. The following services will be visible within the Services MMC after the Director installation:

• Lync Server Centralized Logging Service

• Lync Server Front End

• Lync Server Replica Replicator Agent



• SQL Server Agent (LYNCLOCAL)

• SQL Server Agent (RTCLOCAL)


The SQL Server Agent services are installed, but set to disabled.

Additionally, the IIS World Wide Web Publishing Service will also be installed and running as part of the prerequisite installations.

The Lync Management Shell can also be used to check the current service status. Open the Lync Management Shell and run the following ...

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