Solved

windows service instead of exe - issues

Posted on 2013-06-28
1
611 Views
Last Modified: 2013-07-11
Hi,

I build app which uses e.g. email vcl components, richview etc, want to run it as service (to ommit UAC prompts for privileges elevation)

1) Is writing app as service seems to be only way to make it rather than std exe?

2) What are limitations, let's say I don't want to use GUI I heard not everything can be compiled even if not form as showed

3) Finally I heard about tricks to run any exe even those with interactive GUI as service, is this possible ?

I use Delphi XE3
0
Comment
Question by:johnnyex
1 Comment
 
LVL 25

Accepted Solution

by:
Sinisa Vuk earned 500 total points
ID: 39284616
0

Featured Post

IT, Stop Being Called Into Every Meeting

Highfive is so simple that setting up every meeting room takes just minutes and every employee will be able to start or join a call from any room with ease. Never be called into a meeting just to get it started again. This is how video conferencing should work!

Join & Write a Comment

One of the most frequent problems a "newbie" developer may encounter is having to deal with different data formats. One for all: THE DATE We, as humans, need to "see" a date and then interpret it (much of the times this is an automatic operation)…
The CRUD Functions CRUD, meaning "Create, Read, Update, Delete (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Create,_read,_update_and_delete)" is a common term to data base developers.  It describes the essential functions of data base table maintenance.  This art…
In this video, we discuss why the need for additional vertical screen space has become more important in recent years, namely, due to the transition in the marketplace of 4x3 computer screens to 16x9 and 16x10 screens (so-called widescreen format). …
Windows 8 came with a dramatically different user interface known as Metro. Notably missing from that interface was a Start button and Start Menu. Microsoft responded to negative user feedback of the Metro interface, bringing back the Start button a…

760 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question

Need Help in Real-Time?

Connect with top rated Experts

20 Experts available now in Live!

Get 1:1 Help Now