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hi,
 
i created the windows service in vc 6.0.
i added the dialog box . (Insert -> Resource)
i add the header files. now it not giving any compilation error.
i need to launch that dialog-box before service function calls.
how to do that.
any examples to add mfc with service exe.
Posted 5-Nov-12 20:40pm

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Bad idea. The mechanism of Windows Services is not designed to show any UI: it is supposed to work when no users are logged in, so where to show it, to whom? Got the thought?
 
However, you can create a separate UI application communicating with your service via some kind of IPC (could be named pipes, sockets, etc.)
 
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