Solved

Running an App as a system service

Posted on 2004-09-19
3
209 Views
Last Modified: 2010-04-19
I have an app that I want to run as a system service in windows 2003 web server edition

how do I acomplish this task?

regs


-merlin
0
Comment
Question by:merlinmage
3 Comments
 
LVL 83

Accepted Solution

by:
oBdA earned 150 total points
ID: 12095392
That should be possible with srvany.exe from the W2k3 Resource Kit Tools:
Windows Server 2003 Resource Kit Tools
http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?familyid=9d467a69-57ff-4ae7-96ee-b18c4790cffd&displaylang=en
0
 
LVL 12

Expert Comment

by:ColinRoyds
ID: 12095644
and here is a third party app for this
http://www.activeplus.com/us/products/smill/
and one for web apps
http://www.15seconds.com/Issue/010430.htm
0
 
LVL 2

Author Comment

by:merlinmage
ID: 12107282
Thanks for your feedback guys..

oBdA - I tried your method and it added as a system service, but the app doesn't actually connect to the stupid prt till after you log in.. it must have some more stuff that it is doind after this point.. as such I have given up on trying to use it as a system service...

regs

-merlin
0

Featured Post

PRTG Network Monitor: Intuitive Network Monitoring

Network Monitoring is essential to ensure that computer systems and network devices are running. Use PRTG to monitor LANs, servers, websites, applications and devices, bandwidth, virtual environments, remote systems, IoT, and many more. PRTG is easy to set up & use.

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

Suggested Solutions

Title # Comments Views Activity
Move authentication role 3 48
removing Exchange from an old windows 2003 DC 8 53
inactive users 13 70
How to migrate from 2003 SBS to 2012 R2 as DC? 1 45
Setting up a Microsoft WSUS update system is free relatively speaking if you have hard disk space and processor capacity.   However, WSUS can be a blessing and a curse. For example, there is nothing worse than approving updates and they just haveā€¦
ADCs have gained traction within the last decade, largely due to increased demand for legacy load balancing appliances to handle more advanced application delivery requirements and improve application performance.
This Micro Tutorial demonstrates using Microsoft Excel pivot tables, how to reverse engineer competitors' marketing strategies through backlinks.
Edureka is one of the fastest growing and most effective online learning sites.  We are here to help you succeed.

911 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question

Need Help in Real-Time?

Connect with top rated Experts

20 Experts available now in Live!

Get 1:1 Help Now