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wrapper to have a script (.cmd) running "as" a service

Posted on 2011-09-22
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I know there exists a little executable that can be used to run a script as a service
That executable is indeed a service and will simply invoke the script
I don't remember where to find it
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Question by:LeTay
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Steve Knight earned 500 total points
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It is srvany.exe - http://support.microsoft.com/kb/137890

a how-to here: http://www.tacktech.com/display.cfm?ttid=197

Or you could just run the batch file using a scheduled task, from the "run" key in the registry to start when the computer starts?
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by:MidnightOne
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Are you looking for SRVANY? It's here: http://support.microsoft.com/kb/137890
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I prefer this one over SrvAny; it has more options and a 64bit version as well:
NSSM - the Non-Sucking Service Manager
https://iain.cx/src/nssm/
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by:LeTay
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That's the program I was looking for !
Many thanks
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by:Steve Knight
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No problem, it is OLD though :-)
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by:LeTay
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But the most important is that ... it works !
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