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run a program as a service on windows 2003

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Hello,

How do you run a program as a service on windows 2003 server. I found this article but it is for 2000 and it needs some resource kit that I do not have on my server install.  http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?kbid=137890

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Mike
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in such cases i use the xyntservice program from httgp://www.codeproject.com/system/xyntservice.asp
anyway you can download the resource kit tools package or utilities itself from microsoft website
http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?displaylang=en&familyid=9D467A69-57FF-4AE7-96EE-B18C4790CFFD
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Great.  Thank you
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You can download the resource kit easily enough. Does it need to be a service or just running at startup -- you could always run a scheduled task to run at startup, either manually through the GUI or using SCHTASKS /MO STARTUP ...

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Sorry, hadn't hit submit before I was called away...

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