Run Program as User

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Run Program as User



This action allows running some application with rights of another user. It is especially useful for the system service mode because the application (a spawned process) is implemented by default with the rights of SYSTEM account. Sometimes it can cause some problems. For example, the launched application needs the access into the network with certain rights, or it needs some user settings.



Program name

Enter the program name into this field. You can type the text manually or select a file via dialog. You can also specify the document name in this field. In this case the document is opened by the default program according to the system settings.



Enter the parameters of the program.


Current folder

The name of the current folder when the program is started. You can leave this field empty. In this case the folder is specified automatically.



The domain name. If you want to use the username of a local computer, write the dot symbol (.)


User Name

The name of user.



The password of user.


Save Exit Code to Variable

If you want to save the exit code of the program, turn on this flag and write the variable name below. It is possible to save the code of the program completion only if the idle mode of the program completion is on.




Allows you to add a variable to the action or triggering event that you selected. You must place the cursor in a edit box in the settings dialog window of the action or event and then click the {V} button.


note Related Topics

Start Service

Stop Service

Service Status

Lock Workstation

Write to Event Log