vb.net control program

Hello I was thinking of something I would like to do and not too sure where or how to go about it.

I create programs for a lot of users, it would be nice if I could have a program on my pc that would close a program I created by a touch of a button. Meaning I would include some type of code within the application that would give me remoting capablities, so that if I needed to I could shut down there program or send a message, etc.

Is this possible?????

if so how
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First, the ethics of doing this.  

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bman9111Author Commented:
well I would like to be able to do this feature for updates, etc. I am in control of about 100 pcs and it would be nice to have remote capablities within my writing programs...

Ok.   Here, you'll find all the interprocess capabilities available: http://msdn.microsoft.com/library/default.asp?url=/library/en-us/ipc/base/interprocess_communications.asp

Most will work well with on local as well as on computers linked on a network.  Which option you choose will depend on how much coding you can invest, how secure you want communication to be, what your application requirements are.  Look them over, and we may discuss the options you have questions about.

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