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Background Intelligent Transfer Service - Windows 10 Service

Transfers files in the background using idle network bandwidth. If the service is disabled, then any applications that depend on BITS, such as Windows Update or MSN Explorer, will be unable to automatically download programs and other information.

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

Startup Type

Windows 10 version Home Pro Education Enterprise
1507 Automatic Automatic Automatic Automatic
1511 Automatic Automatic Automatic Automatic
1607 Automatic Automatic Automatic Automatic
1703 Automatic Automatic Automatic Automatic
1709 Automatic Automatic Automatic Automatic

Default Properties

Display name:Background Intelligent Transfer Service
Service name:BITS
Type:share
Path:%WinDir%\System32\svchost.exe -k netsvcs -p
File:%WinDir%\System32\qmgr.dll
Error control:normal
Object:LocalSystem
Privileges:
  • SeCreateGlobalPrivilege
  • SeImpersonatePrivilege
  • SeTcbPrivilege
  • SeAssignPrimaryTokenPrivilege
  • SeIncreaseQuotaPrivilege
  • SeDebugPrivilege

Default Behavior

The Background Intelligent Transfer Service is running as LocalSystem in a shared process of svchost.exe. Other services might run in the same process. If Background Intelligent Transfer Service fails to start, the error is logged. Windows 10 startup proceeds, but a message box is displayed informing you that the BITS service has failed to start.

Dependencies

Background Intelligent Transfer Service is unable to start, if the Remote Procedure Call (RPC) service is stopped or disabled.

Restore Default Startup Type for Background Intelligent Transfer Service

Automated Restore

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

2. Save the RestoreBackgroundIntelligentTransferServiceWindows10.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 qmgr.dll file exists in the %WinDir%\System32 folder. If this file is missing you can try to restore it from your Windows 10 installation media.