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Thread Ordering Server - Windows Vista Service

Provides ordered execution for a group of threads within a specific period of time.

This service also exists in Windows 7 and 8.

Startup Type

Windows Vista edition without SP SP1 SP2
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Default Properties

Display name:Thread Ordering Server
Service name:THREADORDER
Type:share
Path:%WinDir%\system32\svchost.exe -k LocalService
File:%WinDir%\system32\mmcss.dll
Error control:normal
Object:NT AUTHORITY\LocalService
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Default Behavior

Thread Ordering Server logs on as NT AUTHORITY\LocalService and runs in a shared process of svchost.exe. If Thread Ordering Server 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 THREADORDER service has failed to start.

Restore Default Startup Type for Thread Ordering Server

Automated Restore

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

2. Save the RestoreThreadOrderingServerWindowsVista.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 mmcss.dll file exists in the %WinDir%\system32 folder. If this file is missing you can try to restore it from your Windows Vista installation media.