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AMD K8 Processor Driver - Windows 10 Service

Processor Device Driver by Microsoft Corporation.

This service also exists in Windows 7, 8 and Vista.

Startup Type

Windows 10 edition RTM 1511 1607
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Default Properties

Display name:AMD K8 Processor Driver
Service name:AmdK8
Type:kernel
Path:%WinDir%\System32\drivers\amdk8.sys
Error control:normal
Group:Extended Base

Default Behavior

The AMD K8 Processor Driver service is a kernel mode driver. If AMD K8 Processor Driver fails to start, the error is logged. Windows 10 startup proceeds, but a message box is displayed informing you that the AmdK8 service has failed to start.

Restore Default Startup Type for AMD K8 Processor Driver

Automated Restore

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

2. Save the RestoreAMDK8ProcessorDriverWindows10.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 amdk8.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.