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Wireless Zero Configuration - Windows XP Service

Provides automatic configuration for the 802.11 adapters.

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:Wireless Zero Configuration
Service name:WZCSVC
Type:share
Path:%WinDir%\System32\svchost.exe -k netsvcs
File:%WinDir%\System32\wzcsvc.dll
Error control:normal
Group:TDI
Object:LocalSystem

Default Behavior

The Wireless Zero Configuration service runs as LocalSystem in a shared process. It shares an executable file with other services. If the Wireless Zero Configuration 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 WZCSVC service has failed to start.

Dependencies

Wireless Zero Configuration will not start, if the following services are stopped or disabled:

Restore Default Startup Type for Wireless Zero Configuration

Automated Restore

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

2. Save the RestoreWirelessZeroConfigurationWindowsXP.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 wzcsvc.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.