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Hi all,
How can i add dependencies of a windows service by installshield?
My winservice depend on the three following services, so they must run before the service starts:

1. COMSysApp

Note: I have used Installshield project to install my service and not windows installer class so i could not use the way that mr. Jerry.Wang suggested in his article.
Posted 24-Sep-12 23:20pm
Updated 25-Sep-12 23:01pm
jang083 25-Sep-12 6:07am cross posting...
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Solution 1

You can add dependencies via the registry or via the command line. See e.g.[^]
phoenix1167 26-Sep-12 2:52am
Thanks Bernhard Hiller,but i want to add dependency via installshield.It has a Dependency Scanner tool but it could find just COMSysApp but not SEN Service.
even when i add COMSysApp as a dependency and then install my service i can not see this dependency in list of dependencies of my installed service!?
Bernhard Hiller 26-Sep-12 3:30am
SEN stands for "System Event Notification", maybe that helps to find the service.
I do not know how to add dependencies with InstallShield.
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Solution 2

I have solved it myself by adding the dependencies in ServiceComponent Wizard.

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