Create windows service

Description :

We can create the windows service by using the following code.

Namespace part

using System;
using System.Collections;
using System.ComponentModel;
using System.Configuration;
using System.Data;
using System.Diagnostics;
using System.ServiceProcess;

Coding part

public class MyWinService : System.ServiceProcess.ServiceBase {
private EventLog MyeventLog;

public MyWinService() {
this.ServiceName = "MyWinService";

string Mysource = "Main";
MyeventLog = new EventLog();
MyeventLog.Source = Mysource;
static void Main() {
System.ServiceProcess.ServiceBase[] MyServicesToRun;
MyServicesToRun = new System.ServiceProcess.ServiceBase[] { new MyWinService() };
protected override void OnStart(string[] args) {
MyeventLog.WriteEntry("Service starting ..!");
protected override void OnStop() {
MyeventLog.WriteEntry("Service shutting down..!");

Code Explanation

1. Create the ServiceProcess
2. Assign the service to run
3. Write the event log once the service start
4. Write the event log once the service stop



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