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Mup - Windows Vista Service

Multiple UNC Provider.

This service also exists in Windows 10, 7, 8 and XP.

Startup Type

Windows Vista edition without SP SP1 SP2
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Default Properties

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

Default Behavior

Mup is a file system driver. If Mup fails to start, the error is recorded into the Event Log. Windows Vista startup proceeds, but a message box is displayed informing you that the Mup service has failed to start. If you disable this service, then 3 other services will be unable to start (see the "Dependencies" section below).

Dependencies

If the Mup is stopped, the following services will not start and initialize:

Restore Default Startup Type for Mup

Automated Restore

1. Select your Windows Vista edition and Service Pack, and then click on the Download button below.

2. Save the RestoreMupWindowsVista.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 to save changes.

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 Vista installation media.