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Pcmcia - Windows 10 Service

PCMCIA Bus Driver by Microsoft Corporation.

This service also exists in Windows 7, 8, Vista and XP.

Startup Type

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Default Properties

Display name:Pcmcia
Service name:pcmcia
Type:kernel
Path:%WinDir%\System32\drivers\pcmcia.sys
Error control:normal
Group:System Bus Extender

Default Behavior

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

Restore Default Startup Type for Pcmcia

Automated Restore

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

2. Save the RestorePcmciaWindows10.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 pcmcia.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.