Maintains links between NTFS files within a computer or across computers in a network.
|Windows Vista edition||without SP||SP1||SP2|
|Display name:||Distributed Link Tracking Client|
|Path:||%WinDir%\System32\svchost.exe -k LocalSystemNetworkRestricted|
Distributed Link Tracking Client logs on as LocalSystem and runs in a shared process of svchost.exe. If Distributed Link Tracking Client 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 TrkWks service has failed to start.
Distributed Link Tracking Client will not start, if the Remote Procedure Call (RPC) service is stopped or disabled.
1. Select your Windows Vista edition and Service Pack, and then click on the Download button below.
2. Save the RestoreDistributedLinkTrackingClientWindowsVista.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
trkwks.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.