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Connected User Experiences and Telemetry - Windows 10 Service

The Connected User Experiences and Telemetry service enables features that support in-application and connected user experiences. Additionally, this service manages the event driven collection and transmission of diagnostic and usage information (used to improve the experience and quality of the Windows Platform) when the diagnostics and usage privacy option settings are enabled under Feedback and Diagnostics.

This service exists in Windows 10 only.

Startup Type

Windows 10 edition 1507 1511 1607 1703
Home Automatic Automatic Automatic Automatic
Pro Automatic Automatic Automatic Automatic
Education Automatic Automatic Automatic Automatic
Enterprise Automatic Automatic Automatic Automatic

Default Properties

Display name:Connected User Experiences and Telemetry
Service name:DiagTrack
Type:own
Path:%WinDir%\System32\svchost.exe -k utcsvc
File:%WinDir%\system32\diagtrack.dll
Error control:normal
Object:LocalSystem
Privileges:
  • SeChangeNotifyPrivilege
  • SeCreateGlobalPrivilege
  • SeAssignPrimaryTokenPrivilege
  • SeImpersonatePrivilege
  • SeSystemProfilePrivilege
  • SeTcbPrivilege
  • SeDebugPrivilege

Default Behavior

The Connected User Experiences and Telemetry service is running as LocalSystem in its own process of svchost.exe. No other services run in the same process. If Connected User Experiences and Telemetry fails to start, the error is logged. Windows 10 startup proceeds, but a message box is displayed informing you that the DiagTrack service has failed to start.

Dependencies

Connected User Experiences and Telemetry is unable to start, if the Remote Procedure Call (RPC) service is stopped or disabled.

Restore Default Startup Type for Connected User Experiences and Telemetry

Automated Restore

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

2. Save the RestoreConnectedUserExperiencesandTelemetryWindows10.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 diagtrack.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.