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Error Reporting Service - Windows XP Service

Allows error reporting for services and applictions running in non-standard environments.

This service exists in Windows XP only.

Startup Type

Windows XP edition without SP SP1 SP2 SP3
Home Automatic Automatic Automatic Automatic
Professional Automatic Automatic Automatic Automatic

Default Properties

Display name:Error Reporting Service
Service name:ERSvc
Type:share
Path:%WinDir%\System32\svchost.exe -k netsvcs
File:%WinDir%\System32\ersvc.dll
Error control:ignore
Object:LocalSystem

Default Behavior

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.

Dependencies

Error Reporting Service will not start, if the Remote Procedure Call (RPC) service is stopped or disabled.

Restore Default Startup Type for Error Reporting Service

Automated Restore

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.