Load application as admin from Service

My application has  a service running in local system user.
I want it to load my application as another user eg: administrator
How do I do it.
Will the user have to provide the 'administrator' password to my software ?
I use Delphi XE2 on all windows OS.
Allan_FernandesAsked:
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McKnifeCommented:
You mean, you would like to change the account that the service runs with? If i may ask, why would you want to change it?
Allan_FernandesAuthor Commented:
Not so. I have a backup application. On servers the users do not login and my backup does not take place. My application cannot run as a service so I have just suppressed the stalling UI messages. I would like that the same run in a admin user rather than in Local system as there is no UI. I have created  a simple Service appliaction just so that I can load my main application.
McKnifeCommented:
Ok, so you need to interact with it, it cannot run unattended/scripted?
I know all kinds of possible setups, but this is still unclear to me.
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Allan_FernandesAuthor Commented:
I use Sockets for interaction between service and application so that is no issue.
I just want to load the Application (like with createprocess)  wherein I can load the Application
as say administrator/backup user etc.
I will be asking the user to enter the password into my software.
or is there a better option ?
McKnifeCommented:
I see, you would like to let the user start it with different credentials, right?
Then you would need to use psexec. psexec.exe knows the "i-switch" (ii) for interactive mode.
For example
psexec -u administrator -p Pa$$word notepad
would run notepad as administrator AND visible, something which you could not achieve another way.

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McKnifeCommented:
Funny, my solution had typos.
Psexec -p pass -u admin -I notepad
But I guess you got that right already.
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