Windows 7 Services

NSI proxy service driver. - Windows 7 Service

NSI proxy service.

This service also exists in Windows 10, 8 and Vista.

Startup Type

Windows 7 edition without SP SP1
Starter System System
Home Basic System System
Home Premium System System
Professional System System
Ultimate System System
Enterprise System System

Default Properties

Display name:NSI proxy service driver.
Service name:nsiproxy
Error control:normal

Default Behavior

The NSI proxy service driver. is a kernel driver. If the NSI proxy service driver. 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 nsiproxy service has failed to start.


If the NSI proxy service driver. is stopped, the Network Store Interface Service fails to start and initialize.

Restore Default Startup Type for NSI proxy service driver.

Automated Restore

1. Select your Windows 7 edition and Service Pack, and then click on the Download button below.

2. Save the RestoreNSIproxyservicedriverWindows7.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 nsiproxy.sys file exists in the %WinDir%\system32\drivers folder. If this file is missing you can try to restore it from your Windows 7 installation media.

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