Create a Windows service account with "Log on as Service"

NOTE: This example procedure uses Microsoft Windows Server 2012. Please refer to Microsoft documentation to create a service account.

  1. Navigate to Computer Management > Local Users and Groups > Users> Add a User.

  2. Next, navigate to Local Security Policies.

  3. Select Log on as Service > Properties.

  4. Then select Add User or Group and add the user.

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