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WLAN AutoConfig - Windows Vista Service

This service enumerates WLAN adapters, manages WLAN connections and profiles.

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:WLAN AutoConfig
Service name:Wlansvc
Type:share
Path:%WinDir%\system32\svchost.exe -k LocalSystemNetworkRestricted
File:%WinDir%\System32\wlansvc.dll
Error control:normal
Group:TDI
Object:LocalSystem
Privileges:
  • SeChangeNotifyPrivilege
  • SeImpersonatePrivilege
  • SeAuditPrivilege
  • SeTcbPrivilege
  • SeDebugPrivilege

Default Behavior

WLAN AutoConfig logs on as LocalSystem and runs in a shared process of svchost.exe. If WLAN AutoConfig 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 Wlansvc service has failed to start.

Dependencies

WLAN AutoConfig won't start, if the following system components are stopped or disabled:

Restore Default Startup Type for WLAN AutoConfig

Automated Restore

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

2. Save the RestoreWLANAutoConfigWindowsVista.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 wlansvc.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.