Provides compatibility for legacy applications which interact with TCP/IP through the registry. If this service is stopped, certain applications may have impaired functionality.
|Windows 10 edition||1507||1511||1607||1703|
|Display name:||TCP/IP Registry Compatibility|
The TCP/IP Registry Compatibility service is a kernel mode driver. If TCP/IP Registry Compatibility fails to start, the error is logged. Windows 10 startup proceeds, but a message box is displayed informing you that the tcpipreg service has failed to start.
TCP/IP Registry Compatibility is unable to start, if the TCP/IP Protocol Driver service is stopped or disabled.
1. Select your Windows 10 edition and release, and then click on the Download button below.
2. Save the RestoreTCPIPRegistryCompatibilityWindows10.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
tcpipreg.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.