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Windows NT Service
for daemons look at Win32::Daemon or check out the AS docs
As for the tray icon, perhaps Win32::GUI and this (taken from the mailing list}
my $icon = new Win32::GUI::Icon("tool.ico");
$trayicon = $Window->AddNotifyIcon(-name => "TrayIcon", -id=>1
+,-icon => $icon,
-tip => "$title");
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