Adding a Windows Service Description
When building an installer for a Windows Service in VS.NET 2003, conspicuously missing is the ability to specify a description for the service that is displayed in the Services applet.
I’ve written a base installer class that inherits from System.Configuration.Install.Installer for this purpose, but I’ll just present to you the source listings for the methods to add and remove a service description.
Check it out here. I hope you find it useful.