Windows 10 Services

AppvVemgr - Windows 10 Service

Microsoft App-V Virtual Environment Manager Driver.

This service exists in Windows 10 only.

Startup Type

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Default Properties

Display name:AppvVemgr
Service name:AppvVemgr
Error control:normal
Group:FSFilter Activity Monitor

Default Behavior

The AppvVemgr service is a file system driver. If AppvVemgr fails to start, the error is logged. Windows 10 startup proceeds, but a message box is displayed informing you that the AppvVemgr service has failed to start.


AppvVemgr is unable to start, if the FltMgr service is stopped or disabled.

If AppvVemgr is stopped, the AppvVfs service fails to start and initialize.

Restore Default Startup Type for AppvVemgr

Automated Restore

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

2. Save the RestoreAppvVemgrWindows10.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 AppvVemgr.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.