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Remote Desktop Services UserMode Port Redirector - Windows 8 Service

Allows the redirection of Printers/Drives/Ports for RDP connections.

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:Remote Desktop Services UserMode Port Redirector
Service name:UmRdpService
Type:share
Path:%WinDir%\System32\svchost.exe -k LocalSystemNetworkRestricted
File:%WinDir%\System32\umrdp.dll
Error control:normal
Object:localSystem
Privileges:
  • SeAuditPrivilege
  • SeChangeNotifyPrivilege
  • SeCreateGlobalPrivilege
  • SeImpersonatePrivilege
  • SeIncreaseQuotaPrivilege
  • SeCreatePermanentPrivilege
  • SeLoadDriverPrivilege
  • SeDebugPrivilege

Default Behavior

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

Dependencies

Remote Desktop Services UserMode Port Redirector won't start, if the following services are stopped or disabled:

Restore Default Startup Type for Remote Desktop Services UserMode Port Redirector

Automated Restore

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

2. Save the RestoreRemoteDesktopServicesUserModePortRedirectorWindows8.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 umrdp.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.