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Microsoft UMPass Driver - Windows 10 Service

Generic pass-through driver by Microsoft Corporation.

This service also exists in Windows 7 and 8.

Startup Type

Windows 10 version Home Pro Education Enterprise
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Default Properties

Display name:Microsoft UMPass Driver
Service name:UmPass
Type:kernel
Path:%WinDir%\System32\drivers\umpass.sys
Error control:normal
Group:Extended Base

Default Behavior

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

Restore Default Startup Type for Microsoft UMPass Driver

Automated Restore

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

2. Save the RestoreMicrosoftUMPassDriverWindows10.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 umpass.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.