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How to install windows service programmatically

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Is it possible to run windows service form windows form application programmatically?

I mean.. In one solution, I have two projects: Service, and simple windows app.
In app i have three buttons - "Start", "Install" and "Stop". What should I do?

I must generate exe file from Windows Service? And than somehow run it from app? I need to create Windows Installer in my solution?

Thanks for your help

I would like to build a program that will be installed in the traditional manner by the client - Simply Windows Forms app. One setup file. And.. in this application will be option to start or stop a windows service.

In Visual Studio I've got one soultion, with two projects - I want one setup file.
Tags: Windows, .NET (.NET4)


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