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Routing and Remote Access - Windows 8 Service

Offers routing services to businesses in local area and wide area network environments.

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 Disabled Disabled Disabled
Pro Disabled Disabled Disabled
Enterprise Disabled Disabled Disabled

Default Properties

Display name:Routing and Remote Access
Service name:RemoteAccess
Type:share
Path:%WinDir%\System32\svchost.exe -k netsvcs
File:%WinDir%\System32\mprdim.dll
Error control:normal
Object:localSystem
Privileges:
  • SeChangeNotifyPrivilege
  • SeLoadDriverPrivilege
  • SeImpersonatePrivilege
  • SeAuditPrivilege

Default Behavior

The Routing and Remote Access service runs as localSystem in a shared process of svchost.exe. Other services might run in the same process. If Routing and Remote Access fails to start, the error is logged. Windows 8 startup proceeds, but a message box is displayed informing you that the RemoteAccess service has failed to start.

Dependencies

Routing and Remote Access won't start, if the following services are stopped or disabled:

Restore Default Startup Type for Routing and Remote Access

Automated Restore

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

2. Save the RestoreRoutingandRemoteAccessWindows8.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 mprdim.dll file exists in the %WinDir%\System32 folder. If this file is missing you can try to restore it from your Windows 8 installation media.