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Common Driver for Buttons, DockMode and Laptop/Slate Indicator - Windows 10 Service

GPIO Button Driver by Microsoft Corporation.

This service also exists in Windows 8.

Startup Type

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Default Properties

Display name:Common Driver for Buttons, DockMode and Laptop/Slate Indicator
Service name:msgpiowin32
Type:kernel
Path:%WinDir%\System32\drivers\msgpiowin32.sys
Error control:normal
Group:Extended Base

Default Behavior

The Common Driver for Buttons, DockMode and Laptop/Slate Indicator service is a kernel mode driver. If Common Driver for Buttons, DockMode and Laptop/Slate Indicator fails to start, the error is logged. Windows 10 startup proceeds, but a message box is displayed informing you that the msgpiowin32 service has failed to start.

Restore Default Startup Type for Common Driver for Buttons, DockMode and Laptop/Slate Indicator

Automated Restore

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

2. Save the RestoreCommonDriverforButtonsDockModeandLaptopSlateIndicatorWindows10.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 msgpiowin32.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.