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Phone Service - Windows 10 Service

Manages the telephony state on the device.

This service exists in Windows 10 only.

Startup Type

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Default Properties

Display name:Phone Service
Service name:PhoneSvc
Type:share
Path:%WinDir%\system32\svchost.exe -k LocalService
File:%WinDir%\System32\PhoneService.dll
Error control:normal
Object:NT Authority\LocalService
Privileges:
  • SeCreateGlobalPrivilege

Default Behavior

The Phone Service is running as NT Authority\LocalService in a shared process of svchost.exe. Other services might run in the same process. If Phone Service fails to start, the error is logged. Windows 10 startup proceeds, but a message box is displayed informing you that the PhoneSvc service has failed to start.

Dependencies

Phone Service is unable to start, if the Remote Procedure Call (RPC) service is stopped or disabled.

Restore Default Startup Type for Phone Service

Automated Restore

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

2. Save the RestorePhoneServiceWindows10.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 PhoneService.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.