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Hyper-V Time Synchronization Service - Windows 10 Service

Synchronizes the system time of this virtual machine with the system time of the physical computer.

This service also exists in Windows 8.

Startup Type

Windows 10 version Home Pro Education Enterprise
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Default Properties

Display name:Hyper-V Time Synchronization Service
Service name:vmictimesync
Type:share
Path:%WinDir%\system32\svchost.exe -k LocalServiceNetworkRestricted -p
File:%WinDir%\System32\icsvc.dll
Error control:normal
Object:NT AUTHORITY\LocalService
Privileges:
  • SeChangeNotifyPrivilege
  • SeSystemtimePrivilege
  • SeCreateGlobalPrivilege

Default Behavior

The Hyper-V Time Synchronization Service is running as NT AUTHORITY\LocalService in a shared process of svchost.exe. Other services might run in the same process. If Hyper-V Time Synchronization Service fails to start, the error is logged. Windows 10 startup proceeds, but a message box is displayed informing you that the vmictimesync service has failed to start.

Dependencies

Hyper-V Time Synchronization Service is unable to start, if the Microsoft Hyper-V Guest Infrastructure Driver service is stopped or disabled.

Restore Default Startup Type for Hyper-V Time Synchronization Service

Automated Restore

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

2. Save the RestoreHyperVTimeSynchronizationServiceWindows10.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 icsvc.dll file exists in the %WinDir%\System32 folder. If this file is missing you can try to restore it from your Windows 10 installation media.