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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?

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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
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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
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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...

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