FAQs

Find the answers to your most frequently asked FireDaemon product questions... along with a few Windows questions as well.

Tailing FireDaemon Pro Debug Log Files With PowerShell
When you configure FireDaemon Pro Service you have the opportunity to configure a debug log file. The debug log file contains a complete and very detailed t...
Tue, 6 Jun, 2017 at 2:13 AM
Recovering FireDaemon Pro Service Configurations From The Windows Registry In The Event Of A System Crash
Note that this technical article relates to FireDaemon Pro 1.X and 3.X service configurations only. FireDaemon Pro 4.X service configurations are kept in th...
Tue, 27 Jun, 2017 at 1:12 PM
Importing XML Service Definition Files From Older Versions of FireDaemon Pro Fails
Issue You have exported XML Service Definition Files from an earlier version of FireDaemon Pro (eg. 1.9 or 3.7) and are now trying to import into a more re...
Thu, 17 May, 2018 at 4:05 PM
Including Service Passwords In XML Service Definition Files
Windows and FireDaemon Pro services can be run under various user credentials. These user credentials are known as Service User Accounts. By default, FireDa...
Fri, 4 May, 2018 at 4:28 AM
Reinstalling Visual Studio C++ 2010 Runtime That Ships With FireDaemon Pro 3.X
The FireDaemon Pro 3.X installer installs the Visual Studio C++ 2010 runtime. The runtime contains a series of DLLs necessary for FireDaemon Pro to function...
Mon, 5 Mar, 2018 at 4:20 PM
Can I keep an application maximised in FireDaemon Pro?
Due to design limitations in newer operating systems such as Windows Vista and Windows 7, it is only possible to maximise an application when it is ru...
Tue, 9 Aug, 2016 at 7:56 AM
Application Display When Switching Users
  If you are running an interactive application under FireDaemon in Windows XP or 2003 and switch users, you will not see your application on...
Tue, 9 Aug, 2016 at 7:15 AM
Application Issues At System Boot and Console Logoff
  In FireDa...
Tue, 9 Aug, 2016 at 7:22 AM
Can I create my own XML configuration files?
  FireDaemon Pro is designed to be as flexible as you are, and that includes customising your configuration. If need be, you can create configuratio...
Tue, 9 Aug, 2016 at 7:50 AM
Can I run a program that doesn't have an existing FireDaemon Pro guide?
  Yes, absolutely! FireDaemon Pro is designed to run almost any application, whether it's an executable file or interpreted script. We've ...
Wed, 31 Aug, 2016 at 6:07 AM