Added ServiceInstall.Account fully qualified documentation #251

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cnadeau commented May 20, 2015

To help everyone who's looking for answers regarding local accounts and why the service is not properly installing or getting "insufficient privileges"

http://angledontech.blogspot.ca/2011/09/wix-troubleshooting-verify-that-you.html

@barnson barnson commented on an outdated diff May 20, 2015
src/tools/wix/Xsd/wix.xsd
@@ -6861,7 +6861,7 @@
</xs:attribute>
<xs:attribute name="Account" type="xs:string">
<xs:annotation>
- <xs:documentation>The account under which to start the service. Valid only when ServiceType is ownProcess.</xs:documentation>
+ <xs:documentation>The fully qualified account name under which to start the service. This is true even for local accounts (e.g.: ".\LOCAL_ACCOUNT"). Valid only when ServiceType is ownProcess.</xs:documentation>
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barnson May 20, 2015 Member

Instead of "This is true even for local accounts..." how about "Fully qualified names must be used even for local accounts..."?

@cnadeau
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cnadeau commented May 20, 2015

You are right, description updated

@robmen robmen merged commit d154394 into wixtoolset:develop May 23, 2015
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