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Windows Connect Now - Config Registrar - Windows Vista Service

Act as a Registrar, issues network credential to Enrollee. If this service is disabled, the Windows Connect Now - Config Registrar will not function properly.

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

Startup Type

Windows Vista edition without SP SP1 SP2
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Default Properties

Display name:Windows Connect Now - Config Registrar
Service name:wcncsvc
Type:share
Path:%WinDir%\System32\svchost.exe -k LocalService
File:%WinDir%\System32\wcncsvc.dll
Error control:normal
Object:NT AUTHORITY\LocalService
Privileges:
  • SeImpersonatePrivilege
  • SeChangeNotifyPrivilege

Default Behavior

Windows Connect Now - Config Registrar logs on as NT AUTHORITY\LocalService and runs in a shared process of svchost.exe. If Windows Connect Now - Config Registrar 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 wcncsvc service has failed to start.

Dependencies

Windows Connect Now - Config Registrar will not start, if the Remote Procedure Call (RPC) service is stopped or disabled.

Restore Default Startup Type for Windows Connect Now - Config Registrar

Automated Restore

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

2. Save the RestoreWindowsConnectNowConfigRegistrarWindowsVista.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 wcncsvc.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.