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Run a VB6 application as service

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I have a program that I need to write that runs as a service, and checks (via FTP and the Inet control) if a file on some server: ftp.lookhereforfile.com has changed and is newer than the one on the computer. If it is, it will download the new file replacing the old one.

My question is this: how do I write an application as a service? Or is it just as simple as running it as a service from the "RunServices" entry in the registry...?
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Also you can check out previous posting at
http://www.experts-exchange.com/Programming/Programming_Languages/Visual_Basic/Q_20952618.html

Also search for Microsoft Knowledge Base Q137890, Q170883, Q175948, on the MSDN site
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