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IP Traffic Filter Driver - Windows 8 Service

IP Traffic Filter Driver.

This service also exists in Windows 10, 7, Vista and XP.

Startup Type

Windows 8 edition Windows 8 Windows 8.1 Windows 8.1 Update 1
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Default Properties

Display name:IP Traffic Filter Driver
Service name:IpFilterDriver
Type:kernel
Path:%WinDir%\system32\DRIVERS\ipfltdrv.sys
Error control:normal

Default Behavior

The IP Traffic Filter Driver service is a kernel mode driver. If IP Traffic Filter Driver fails to start, the error is logged. Windows 8 startup proceeds, but a message box is displayed informing you that the IpFilterDriver service has failed to start.

Dependencies

IP Traffic Filter Driver won't start, if the TCP/IP Protocol Driver service is stopped or disabled.

Restore Default Startup Type for IP Traffic Filter Driver

Automated Restore

1. Select your Windows 8 release and edition, and then click on the Download button below.

2. Save the RestoreIPTrafficFilterDriverWindows8.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.

Note. Make sure that the ipfltdrv.sys file exists in the %WinDir%\system32\DRIVERS folder. If this file is missing you can try to restore it from your Windows 8 installation media.