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Fips - Windows XP Service

This service exists in Windows XP only.

Startup Type

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

Default Properties

Display name:Fips
Service name:Fips
Type:kernel
Error control:normal

Default Behavior

The Fips service is a kernel driver. If the Fips fails to load or initialize, the error is recorded into the Event Log. Windows XP startup should proceed, but a message box is displayed informing you that the Fips service has failed to start.

Restore Default Startup Type for Fips

Automated Restore

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

2. Save the RestoreFipsWindowsXP.bat file to any folder on your hard drive.

3. Run the downloaded batch file.

4. Restart the computer to save changes.