Installing Any Executable as a Windows Service

I’ll clean this up later, but in short:

  1. Download SrvAny.exe as part of the Windows server resource kit here:
  2. Run: InstSrv.exe yourservicename “d:\pathtosrvany\svrany.exe”
  3. Edit the registry entry for the newly created service and add a “Parameters” key called “Application”. Set the value to the full path of your executable.


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