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Why am I unable to operate on a Windows service or edit its registry entries despite me running as SYSTEM?

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I have a standard Win 7 account 'popuser' to which I'd like to grant start and stop permissions for the OpenVPNService. I've used the following command successfully on other machines, but for some ...
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Snow Leopard: Who Owns /Library/Services?

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