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The Red indications in add/remove programs in windown2000

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Please help. what is cause of red mark in the application line in add/remove program in windows2000. Also, how to clear it . The impact is the software having red mark is sometime working and sometime is not working.Also, How to run a vb application as a service in windows 2000.
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first part - dont know sorry :(


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How to run a program as a Service


The Windows NT Resource Kit provides two utilities that allow you to create a Windows NT user-defined service for Windows NT applications and some 16-bit applications (but not for batch files).

Instrsrv.exe installs and removes system services from Windows NT and Srvany.exe allows any Windows NT application to run as a service.


HOWTO: Create a User-Defined Service
http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?scid=kb;en-us;137890

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To remotely create and start a service from the command line, you can use the SC tool (Sc.exe) included in the Resource Kit.

Although you can use the Netsvc.exe and Instsrv.exe tools to start a service on a remote computer, these tools do not give you the ability to remotely create a service.


How to Create a Windows Service Using Sc.exe
http://support.microsoft.com/?kbid=251192

**********Third Party Solutions**********

Service Mill from http://www.activeplus.com/default.asp?Jump=ServiceMill
FireDaemon from http://www.firedaemon.com/

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Can you upload a screen shot of the Add/Remove problem?
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yeah thats a new one on me? if you click my username you will see me EMail addy - Ill post it on the web so Stoner79 can see it :)
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ThanQ
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