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VgaSave - Windows XP Service

VGA/Super VGA Video Driver by Microsoft Corporation.

This service also exists in Windows 7 and Vista.

Startup Type

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

Default Properties

Display name:VgaSave
Service name:VgaSave
Type:kernel
Path:%WinDir%\System32\drivers\vga.sys
Error control:ignore
Group:Video Save

Default Behavior

The VgaSave service is a kernel driver. If the VgaSave fails to load or initialize, Windows XP start up proceeds. No warning is displayed, but the error is recorded into the Event Log.

Restore Default Startup Type for VgaSave

Automated Restore

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

2. Save the RestoreVgaSaveWindowsXP.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 vga.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.