Windows 10 Services

UevAgentDriver - Windows 10 Service

User Experience Virtualization Agent Driver.

This service exists in Windows 10 only.

Startup Type

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Default Properties

Display name:UevAgentDriver
Service name:UevAgentDriver
Error control:normal
Group:FSFilter Top

Default Behavior

The UevAgentDriver service is a file system driver. If UevAgentDriver fails to start, the error is logged. Windows 10 startup proceeds, but a message box is displayed informing you that the UevAgentDriver service has failed to start.


UevAgentDriver is unable to start, if the FltMgr service is stopped or disabled.

Restore Default Startup Type for UevAgentDriver

Automated Restore

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

2. Save the RestoreUevAgentDriverWindows10.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 UevAgentDriver.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.