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Mup - Windows 8 Service

Multiple UNC Provider 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
Core Boot Boot Boot
Pro Boot Boot Boot
Enterprise Boot Boot Boot

Default Properties

Display name:Mup
Service name:Mup
Type:filesys
Path:%WinDir%\System32\Drivers\mup.sys
Error control:normal
Group:Network

Default Behavior

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

Dependencies

The following services are unable to start if Mup is stopped:

Restore Default Startup Type for Mup

Automated Restore

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

2. Save the RestoreMupWindows8.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 mup.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.