Turn any application into a Windows Service to start it when the computer boots without logging on, keep it running 24 / 7 without human intervention or interference, survive logon and logoff sequences and operate discreetly in the background.
Version: 4.40urn any application into a Windows Service to start it when the computer boots without logging on, keep it running 24 / 7 without human intervention, survive logoff / logon sequences, operate discreetly in the background, and run safely under a secured account.
License: Free To Try $24.95
Operating System: Windows
AppToService is a Windows Console application that lets you run programs, scripts, batch files, shortcuts and other types of applications as Windows Services. This allows you to have some of the benefits of Windows Services such as:
- Starting an application whenever the computer boots, without user interaction or logon.
- Running discreetely in the background without user interference.
- Surviving logoff/logon sequences.
- Restarting automatically in case of failure.
- Running under a specified user account for security reasons.
You don't have to be an IT professional to deal with services: AppToService has an easy interface and a thorough help guide filled with tips and examples.
Stop wishing your application was a service. Make it run like one with AppToService!
Version 4.40: Maintenance release.
Version 4.30: Added support for the automatic recovery features of Windows Services.
Version 4.0: Redesigned program for Windows 7, added 64-bit version, Added AppToServiceShell.
Version 3.0: Redesigned the program to run as a Vista native application, redesigned the installer to use MSI, added a help guide and added the /Delay option to avoid dealing with dependencies.
Version 2.8: Added the /Description option and allowed the inclusion of dot characters in service names.