This service also exists in Windows 8.
|Windows 10 edition||1507||1511||1607||1703|
|Display name:||Windows Overlay File System Filter Driver|
The Windows Overlay File System Filter Driver service is a file system driver. If Windows Overlay File System Filter Driver fails to start, the error is logged. Windows 10 startup proceeds, but a message box is displayed informing you that the Wof service has failed to start.
Windows Overlay File System Filter Driver is unable to start, if the FltMgr service is stopped or disabled.
1. Select your Windows 10 edition and release, and then click on the Download button below.
2. Save the RestoreWindowsOverlayFileSystemFilterDriverWindows10.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.