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TCP/IP Protocol Driver - Windows 10 Service

TCP/IP Protocol Driver.

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

Startup Type

Windows 10 edition 1507 1511 1607 1703
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Default Properties

Display name:TCP/IP Protocol Driver
Service name:Tcpip
Type:kernel
Path:%WinDir%\System32\drivers\tcpip.sys
Error control:normal
Group:PNP_TDI

Default Behavior

The TCP/IP Protocol Driver service is a kernel mode driver. If TCP/IP Protocol Driver fails to start, the error is logged. Windows 10 startup proceeds, but a message box is displayed informing you that the Tcpip service has failed to start.

Dependencies

If TCP/IP Protocol Driver is stopped, the following services cannot start:

Restore Default Startup Type for TCP/IP Protocol Driver

Automated Restore

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

2. Save the RestoreTCPIPProtocolDriverWindows10.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 tcpip.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.