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  • Blog Post: Launching a process as a normal user from an elevated user.

    A frequent question from our customers is the ability to launch a non-elevated user from an elevated user. This can typically happen from an installer application which is elevated and you want to launch an application as a non-elevated user. It turns out you can use CreateProcessWithTokenW() to launch...
  • Blog Post: How to launch a process interactively from a Windows Service?

    Launching an interactive process from a service used to be straight forward. You could either configure your service to be interactive or you could specify “Winsta0\\Default” as the desktop (in CreateProcess API) and as long as the launched process had the appropriate permissions to the desktop...
  • Blog Post: Launching an interactive process from Windows Service in Windows Vista and later

    The first thing you should do about it is that, don't do it. There are many limitations, bad implications and restrictions involved into it. In case, you are in a state that you cannot avoid launching an interactive process from Windows Service then you might want to read this article. Launching...
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