Windows Vista Services

WAN Miniport (L2TP) - Windows Vista Service

WAN Miniport (L2TP).

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:WAN Miniport (L2TP)
Service name:Rasl2tp
Error control:normal

Default Behavior

WAN Miniport (L2TP) is a kernel mode driver. If WAN Miniport (L2TP) 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 Rasl2tp service has failed to start.

Restore Default Startup Type for WAN Miniport (L2TP)

Automated Restore

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

2. Save the RestoreWANMiniportL2TPWindowsVista.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 rasl2tp.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.