Allows Media Center Extenders to locate and connect to the computer.
This service also exists in Windows Vista.
|Windows 7 edition||without SP||SP1|
|Starter||not exists||not exists|
|Home Basic||not exists||not exists|
|Display name:||Media Center Extender Service|
|Path:||%WinDir%\system32\svchost.exe -k LocalServiceAndNoImpersonation|
The Media Center Extender Service runs as NT Authority\LocalService in a shared process. It shares an executable file with other services. If the Media Center Extender Service fails to load or initialize, the error is recorded into the Event Log. Windows 7 startup should proceed, but a message box is displayed informing you that the Mcx2Svc service has failed to start.
Media Center Extender Service will not start, if the following services are stopped or disabled:
1. Select your Windows 7 edition and Service Pack, and then click on the Download button below.
2. Save the RestoreMediaCenterExtenderServiceWindows7.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
Mcx2Svc.dll file exists in the
%WinDir%\system32 folder. If this file is missing you can try to restore it from your Windows 7 installation media.