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Microsoft Tunnel Miniport Adapter Driver - Windows 10 Service

Microsoft Tunnel Interface Driver by Microsoft Corporation.

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

Startup Type

Windows 10 edition 1507 1511 1607 1703
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Default Properties

Display name:Microsoft Tunnel Miniport Adapter Driver
Service name:tunnel
Type:kernel
Path:%WinDir%\System32\drivers\tunnel.sys
Error control:normal
Group:NDIS

Default Behavior

The Microsoft Tunnel Miniport Adapter Driver service is a kernel mode driver. If Microsoft Tunnel Miniport Adapter Driver fails to start, the error is logged. Windows 10 startup proceeds, but a message box is displayed informing you that the tunnel service has failed to start.

Restore Default Startup Type for Microsoft Tunnel Miniport Adapter Driver

Automated Restore

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

2. Save the RestoreMicrosoftTunnelMiniportAdapterDriverWindows10.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 tunnel.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.