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I created a new test "servicecrash" service so it is seen under windows service manager which crashes in 60secs when run.
I developed .exe which will email me a sample message when run.
so, on the above servicecrash service, i rightclicked, properties and on the recovery tab, i mentioned, on the first failer, run a program and pointed out to the full path of the .exe i created so when the service fails, it would run this .exe file and i get the email.
but somehow, this process is not working, instead when i run the .exe manually from my server, it sends the email.. but not through the servicecrash properties recovery tab...
any help or advise ?