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Windows Container Isolation - Windows 10 Service

Provides a virtual filesystem view for processes running within Windows Containers.

This service also exists in Windows 11.

Startup Type

Windows 10 version Home Pro Education Enterprise
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Default Properties

Display name:Windows Container Isolation
Service name:wcifs
Type:filesys
Path:%WinDir%\system32\drivers\wcifs.sys
Error control:normal
Group:FSFilter Virtualization

Default Behavior

is a file system driver. If Windows Container Isolation fails to start, the error is logged. Windows 10 startup proceeds, but a message box is displayed informing you that the wcifs service has failed to start.

Dependencies

Windows Container Isolation is unable to start, if the FltMgr service is stopped or disabled.

Restore Default Startup Type of Windows Container Isolation

Automated Restore

1. Select your Windows 10 edition, and then click on the Download button below.

2. Save the RestoreWindowsContainerIsolationWindows10.bat file to any folder on your hard drive.

3. Right-click the downloaded batch file and select Run as administrator.

4. Restart the computer to save changes.

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