batcmd.com Windows 10 Services

Virtual WiFi Filter Driver - Windows 10 Service

Virtual WiFi Filter Driver.

This service exists in Windows 10 only.

Startup Type

Windows 10 edition 1507 1511 1607 1703
Home System System System System
Pro System System System System
Education System System System System
Enterprise System System System System

Default Properties

Display name:Virtual WiFi Filter Driver
Service name:vwififlt
Type:kernel
Path:%WinDir%\System32\drivers\vwififlt.sys
Error control:normal
Group:NDIS

Default Behavior

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

Restore Default Startup Type for Virtual WiFi Filter Driver

Automated Restore

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

2. Save the RestoreVirtualWiFiFilterDriverWindows10.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 vwififlt.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.