Makes automatic connect/disconnect decisions based on the network connectivity options currently available to the PC and enables management of network connectivity based on Group Policy settings.
This service also exists in Windows 8.
|Windows 10 edition||1507||1511||1607||1703|
|Display name:||Windows Connection Manager|
|Path:||%WinDir%\system32\svchost.exe -k LocalServiceNetworkRestricted|
The Windows Connection Manager service is running as NT Authority\LocalService in its own process of svchost.exe. No other services run in the same process. If Windows Connection Manager fails to start, the error is logged. Windows 10 startup proceeds, but a message box is displayed informing you that the Wcmsvc service has failed to start.
Windows Connection Manager is unable to start, if at least one of the following services is stopped or disabled:
If Windows Connection Manager is stopped, the following services cannot start:
1. Select your Windows 10 edition and release, and then click on the Download button below.
2. Save the RestoreWindowsConnectionManagerWindows10.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
wcmsvc.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.