Makes local computer changes associated with configuration and maintenance of the homegroup-joined computer. If this service is stopped or disabled, your computer will not work properly in a homegroup and your homegroup might not work properly. It is recommended that you keep this service running.
|Windows 10 edition||1507||1511||1607||1703|
|Display name:||HomeGroup Listener|
|Path:||%WinDir%\System32\svchost.exe -k LocalSystemNetworkRestricted|
The HomeGroup Listener service is running as LocalSystem in a shared process of svchost.exe. Other services might run in the same process. If HomeGroup Listener fails to start, the error is logged. Windows 10 startup proceeds, but a message box is displayed informing you that the HomeGroupListener service has failed to start.
1. Select your Windows 10 edition and release, and then click on the Download button below.
2. Save the RestoreHomeGroupListenerWindows10.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
ListSvc.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.