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Windows Defender Antivirus Network Inspection Service - Windows 10 Service

Helps guard against intrusion attempts targeting known and newly discovered vulnerabilities in network protocols.

This service also exists in Windows 8.

Startup Type

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Default Properties

Display name:Windows Defender Antivirus Network Inspection Service
Service name:WdNisSvc
Type:own
Path:%ProgramFiles%\Windows Defender\NisSrv.exe
Error control:normal
Object:NT AUTHORITY\LocalService

Default Behavior

The Windows Defender Antivirus Network Inspection Service is running as NT AUTHORITY\LocalService in its own process of NisSrv.exe. It doesn't share its process with other services. If Windows Defender Antivirus Network Inspection Service fails to start, the error is logged. Windows 10 startup proceeds, but a message box is displayed informing you that the WdNisSvc service has failed to start.

Dependencies

Windows Defender Antivirus Network Inspection Service is unable to start, if the Windows Defender Antivirus Network Inspection System Driver service is stopped or disabled.

Restore Default Startup Type for Windows Defender Antivirus Network Inspection Service

Automated Restore

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

2. Save the RestoreWindowsDefenderAntivirusNetworkInspectionServiceWindows10.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 NisSrv.exe file exists in the %ProgramFiles%\Windows Defender folder. If this file is missing you can try to restore it from your Windows 10 installation media.