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trying to get bamboo running on window service to start ui process/task/thread

This is kinda dumb post.  :) Window service will not start your UI related task. That's by design.

And i went through the entire process of using CreateProcessAsUser and CreateProcessWithLogonW which attempts to run a process as a logged on user. CreateProcessWithLogonW is called after i stumble into the following

"If this function fails with ERROR_PRIVILEGE_NOT_HELD (1314), use CreateProcessWithLogonW ". 



End results for this :- the process gets created without any user interface, you can pretty much see it in the background. Wasted atleast 16 hours trying to work on this with same end results.



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