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MsRPC - Windows 8 Service

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

Startup Type

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

Display name:MsRPC
Service name:MsRPC
Type:kernel
Error control:normal

Default Behavior

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

Restore Default Startup Type for MsRPC

Automated Restore

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

2. Save the RestoreMsRPCWindows8.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 file exists in the folder. If this file is missing you can try to restore it from your Windows 8 installation media.

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