Follow-up from "Add Tor plugin for Windows": look into using Tor's --service option
The following discussion from !1666 (merged) should be addressed:
Cool that this works like this anyway.
The man page says:
If 1, Tor forks and daemonizes to the background. This option has no effect on Windows; instead you should use the --service command-line option. Can not be changed while tor is running. (Default: 0)
Did you consider using the