This service runs in session 0 and hosts the notification platform and connection provider which handles the connection between the device and WNS server.
This service exists in Windows 10 only.
|Windows 10 edition||1507||1511||1607||1703|
|Display name:||Windows Push Notifications System Service|
|Path:||%WinDir%\system32\svchost.exe -k netsvcs|
The Windows Push Notifications System Service is running as LocalSystem in a shared process of svchost.exe. Other services might run in the same process. If Windows Push Notifications System Service fails to start, the error is logged. Windows 10 startup proceeds, but a message box is displayed informing you that the WpnService service has failed to start.
Windows Push Notifications System Service is unable to start, if the Remote Procedure Call (RPC) service is stopped or disabled.
1. Select your Windows 10 edition and release, and then click on the Download button below.
2. Save the RestoreWindowsPushNotificationsSystemServiceWindows10.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
WpnService.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.