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SPP Notification Service - Windows 7 Service

Provides Software Licensing activation and notification.

This service exists in Windows 7 only.

Startup Type

Windows 7 edition without SP SP1
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Default Properties

Display name:SPP Notification Service
Service name:sppuinotify
Type:share
Path:%WinDir%\system32\svchost.exe -k LocalService
File:%WinDir%\system32\sppuinotify.dll
Error control:normal
Object:NT AUTHORITY\LocalService
Privileges:
  • SeChangeNotifyPrivilege
  • SeImpersonatePrivilege

Default Behavior

The SPP Notification Service runs as NT AUTHORITY\LocalService in a shared process. It shares an executable file with other services. If the SPP Notification 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 sppuinotify service has failed to start.

Dependencies

SPP Notification Service will not start, if the COM+ Event System service is stopped or disabled.

Restore Default Startup Type for SPP Notification Service

Automated Restore

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

2. Save the RestoreSPPNotificationServiceWindows7.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 sppuinotify.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.