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Contact Data - Windows 10 Service

Indexes contact data for fast contact searching. If you stop or disable this service, contacts might be missing from your search results.

This service exists in Windows 10 only.

Startup Type

Windows 10 edition RTM 1511 1607
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Default Properties

Display name:Contact Data
Service name:PimIndexMaintenanceSvc
Type:user share process template
Path:%WinDir%\system32\svchost.exe -k UnistackSvcGroup
File:%WinDir%\System32\PimIndexMaintenance.dll
Error control:ignore
Object:LocalSystem
Privileges:
  • SeCreateGlobalPrivilege

Default Behavior

If Contact Data fails to load or initialize, Windows 10 start up proceeds. No warning is displayed, but the error is recorded into the Event Log.

Dependencies

Contact Data is unable to start, if the User Data Storage service is stopped or disabled.

Restore Default Startup Type for Contact Data

Automated Restore

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

2. Save the RestoreContactDataWindows10.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 PimIndexMaintenance.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.