Windows 10 Services

Netvsc - Windows 10 Service

Virtual NDIS Miniport by Microsoft Corporation.

This service also exists in Windows 8.

Startup Type

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Default Properties

Display name:Netvsc
Service name:netvsc
Error control:normal
Group:Extended Base

Default Behavior

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

Restore Default Startup Type for Netvsc

Automated Restore

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

2. Save the RestoreNetvscWindows10.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 netvsc.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.