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Installing a program as a Windows Service

Hi, I need to register a program as a service on windows. I'm not the developer. It works like a services but I have to start it manually, and I'd rather have it as a system service.

Windows 2008 / Windows 7
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Vitaliano Giannangeli
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Vitaliano Giannangeli
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xDUCKxCommented:
In Windows 2003 this is done with two tools, SRVAny.exe and Inetsrv.exe.  However these tools aren't available (officially) for Windows 2008/7.  

Here's the steps on how to configure the service for Windows 2003:

http://www.tacktech.com/display.cfm?ttid=197

Here's a thread on what you have to do to get it to work on Windows 2008:

http://social.technet.microsoft.com/Forums/en-US/winserverMigration/thread/98a97aee-c62b-4683-94ab-3777899cf7de/

First link will guide you thru the download of the files you need.  Follow the second link for how to implement it in Windows 2008/7.

Hope that helps!
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Vitaliano GiannangeliCEOAuthor Commented:
It is the answer. Sadly is not the solution I'm looking for. We are going back and make the program as a program.
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