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Windows Driver Foundation - User-mode Driver Framework Reflector - Windows 8 Service

Windows Driver Foundation - User-mode Driver Framework Reflector by Microsoft Corporation.

This service also exists in Windows 10.

Startup Type

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

Display name:Windows Driver Foundation - User-mode Driver Framework Reflector
Service name:WUDFRd
Type:kernel
Path:%WinDir%\System32\drivers\WUDFRd.sys
Error control:normal
Group:Base

Default Behavior

The Windows Driver Foundation - User-mode Driver Framework Reflector service is a kernel mode driver. If Windows Driver Foundation - User-mode Driver Framework Reflector fails to start, the error is logged. Windows 8 startup proceeds, but a message box is displayed informing you that the WUDFRd service has failed to start.

Restore Default Startup Type for Windows Driver Foundation - User-mode Driver Framework Reflector

Automated Restore

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

2. Save the RestoreWindowsDriverFoundationUsermodeDriverFrameworkReflectorWindows8.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 WUDFRd.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.