I want to run perl script automatically every day on win32 with different user than the currently-logged on user could someone provide an idea ? ?
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If you have the administrator password, Windows supports this: http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?scid=kb;en-us;294676&sd=tech
There are also sudo-like programs for Windows ( http://sourceforge.net/projects/sudowin/ ) which are somewhat more flexible that runas.
Can't you run the script from the windows' "schedule task"? You can also set it to run with a different user.
Or use RJBS App::Cronjob which I read from his advent calendar here: http://advent.rjbs.manxome.org/2009-12-07.html
Not sure if that will work on windows though...