Allows error reporting for services and applictions running in non-standard environments.
This service exists in Windows XP only.
|Windows XP edition||without SP||SP1||SP2||SP3|
|Display name:||Error Reporting Service|
|Path:||%WinDir%\System32\svchost.exe -k netsvcs|
The Error Reporting Service runs as LocalSystem in a shared process. It shares an executable file with other services. If the Error Reporting Service fails to load or initialize, Windows XP start up proceeds. No warning is displayed, but the error is recorded into the Event Log.
Error Reporting Service will not start, if the Remote Procedure Call (RPC) service is stopped or disabled.
1. Select your Windows XP edition and Service Pack, and then click on the Download button below.
2. Save the RestoreErrorReportingServiceWindowsXP.bat file to any folder on your hard drive.
3. Run the downloaded batch file.
4. Restart the computer to save changes.
Note. Make sure that the
ersvc.dll file exists in the
%WinDir%\System32 folder. If this file is missing you can try to restore it from your Windows XP installation media.