Windows 10 Services

Intel(R) Power Engine Plug-in Driver - Windows 10 Service

Intel Power Engine Plugin by Microsoft Corporation.

This service also exists in Windows 8.

Startup Type

Windows 10 edition 1507 1511 1607 1703
Home Manual Manual Boot Boot
Pro Manual Manual Boot Boot
Education Manual Manual Boot Boot
Enterprise Manual Manual Boot Boot

Default Properties

Display name:Intel(R) Power Engine Plug-in Driver
Service name:intelpep
Error control:normal
Group:Core Security Extensions

Default Behavior

The Intel(R) Power Engine Plug-in Driver service is a kernel mode driver. If Intel(R) Power Engine Plug-in Driver fails to start, the error is logged. Windows 10 startup proceeds, but a message box is displayed informing you that the intelpep service has failed to start.

Restore Default Startup Type for Intel(R) Power Engine Plug-in Driver

Automated Restore

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

2. Save the RestoreIntelRPowerEnginePluginDriverWindows10.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 intelpep.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.