Windows 10 Services

GPU Energy Driver - Windows 10 Service

Computes energy consumed by GPU.

This service exists in Windows 10 only.

Startup Type

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

Default Properties

Display name:GPU Energy Driver
Service name:GpuEnergyDrv
Error control:normal

Default Behavior

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

Restore Default Startup Type for GPU Energy Driver

Automated Restore

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

2. Save the RestoreGPUEnergyDriverWindows10.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 gpuenergydrv.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.