Windows 10 Services

ACPI Power Meter Driver - Windows 10 Service

ACPI Power Metering Driver by Microsoft Corporation.

This service also exists in Windows 7 and 8.

Startup Type

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Default Properties

Display name:ACPI Power Meter Driver
Service name:AcpiPmi
Error control:normal

Default Behavior

The ACPI Power Meter Driver service is a kernel mode driver. If ACPI Power Meter Driver fails to start, the error is logged. Windows 10 startup proceeds, but a message box is displayed informing you that the AcpiPmi service has failed to start.

Restore Default Startup Type for ACPI Power Meter Driver

Automated Restore

1. Select your Windows 10 edition and release, and then click on the Download button below.

2. Save the RestoreACPIPowerMeterDriverWindows10.bat file to any folder on your hard drive.

3. Right-click the downloaded batch file and select Run as administrator.

4. Restart the computer to save changes.

Note. Make sure that the acpipmi.sys file exists in the %WinDir%\System32\drivers folder. If this file is missing you can try to restore it from your Windows 10 installation media.