Windows Vista Services

Remote Access IPv6 ARP Driver - Windows Vista Service

Remote Access IPv6 ARP Driver.

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

Startup Type

Windows Vista edition without SP SP1 SP2
Starter System System System
Home Basic System System System
Home Premium System System System
Business System System System
Ultimate System System System

Default Properties

Display name:Remote Access IPv6 ARP Driver
Service name:Wanarpv6
Error control:normal

Default Behavior

Remote Access IPv6 ARP Driver is a kernel mode driver. If Remote Access IPv6 ARP Driver 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 Wanarpv6 service has failed to start.

Restore Default Startup Type for Remote Access IPv6 ARP Driver

Automated Restore

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

2. Save the RestoreRemoteAccessIPv6ARPDriverWindowsVista.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 wanarp.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.