I have a exe in vb.. How can i make it run as a windows service??

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There is a simple utility which somes with the windows 2000 and windows 2003 resource kit.

Its called the Srvany.exe, it allows any windows application to run as a windows service.

Let me know if you need further help.

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Srvany works for win NT, XP, 2000, 2003

You can download it from http://www.coderewind.com/?downloads&view_download=16

It also contains a detailed help file with screen shots also on the download page.

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There is a simple utility which somes with the windows 2000 and windows 2003 resource kit.

Its called the Srvany.exe, it allows any windows application to run as a windows service.

Let me know if you need further help.

Thanx for that Info. But i would need some more help. I would like to know how exactly it can be done using srvany. Also does this work in Windows Xp?(I actually need it specifically for Windows Xp)

Thanx mate... Will ping you if i have any problems....

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