Windows XP Services

WebDav Client Redirector - Windows XP Service

WebDav Client Redirector.

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

Startup Type

Windows XP edition without SP SP1 SP2 SP3
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Default Properties

Display name:WebDav Client Redirector
Service name:MRxDAV
Error control:normal

Default Behavior

The WebDav Client Redirector service is a file system driver. If the WebDav Client Redirector 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 MRxDAV service has failed to start.


If the WebDav Client Redirector is stopped, the WebClient fails to start and initialize.

Restore Default Startup Type for WebDav Client Redirector

Automated Restore

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

2. Save the RestoreWebDavClientRedirectorWindowsXP.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 mrxdav.sys file exists in the %WinDir%\system32\DRIVERS folder. If this file is missing you can try to restore it from your Windows XP installation media.

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