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12-09-2002, 07:19 AM
How can I install an executable file as a Windows NT/2000/XP service? Do I have any control over whether the service is started automatically?


12-09-2002, 02:33 PM
I'm afraid Express doesn't support the install of Services. InstallShield Developer has this support. Is there a way to start a service by running a file on the target machine? If so Express 4 allows you to launch any exe on the target machine (not something you distribute) as a custom action. If so, you might be able to work around this.