How do I run a Play Framework 2.0 application as a Windows service?

This worked for me on Windows 7: Create folder C:\my_app Go to your Play! app folder in command line and type play dist Copy generated “something-SNAPSHOT” folder to C:\my_app Download YAJSW and extract to C:\my_app In C:\my_app\something-SNAPSHOT\ make a new file start.bat and fill it with command like this: java -cp “C:\my_app\something-SNAPSHOT\lib\*” play.core.server.NettyServer Save it … Read more