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Windows Error Reporting Service - Windows 7 Service

Allows errors to be reported when programs stop working or responding and allows existing solutions to be delivered. Also allows logs to be generated for diagnostic and repair services. If this service is stopped, error reporting might not work correctly and results of diagnostic services and repairs might not be displayed.

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

Startup Type

Windows 7 edition without SP SP1
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Default Properties

Display name:Windows Error Reporting Service
Service name:WerSvc
Type:share
Path:%WinDir%\System32\svchost.exe -k WerSvcGroup
File:%WinDir%\System32\WerSvc.dll
Error control:ignore
Object:localSystem
Privileges:
  • SeDebugPrivilege
  • SeTcbPrivilege
  • SeImpersonatePrivilege
  • SeAssignPrimaryTokenPrivilege

Default Behavior

The Windows Error Reporting Service runs as localSystem in a shared process. It shares an executable file with other services. If the Windows Error Reporting Service fails to load or initialize, Windows 7 start up proceeds. No warning is displayed, but the error is recorded into the Event Log.

Restore Default Startup Type for Windows Error Reporting Service

Automated Restore

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

2. Save the RestoreWindowsErrorReportingServiceWindows7.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 WerSvc.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.