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CaptureService - Windows 11 Service

Enables optional screen capture functionality for applications that call the Windows.Graphics.Capture API.

This service also exists in Windows 10.

Startup Type

Windows 11 version Home Pro Education Enterprise
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Default Properties

Display name:CaptureService
Service name:CaptureService
Type:user share process template
Path:%WinDir%\system32\svchost.exe -k LocalService -p
File:%WinDir%\System32\CaptureService.dll
Error control:normal
Object:NT AUTHORITY\LocalService
Privileges:
  • SeImpersonatePrivilege

Default Behavior

If CaptureService fails to start, the error is logged. Windows 11 startup proceeds, but a message box is displayed informing you that the CaptureService service has failed to start.

Dependencies

CaptureService is unable to start, if the Remote Procedure Call (RPC) service is stopped or disabled.

Restore Default Startup Type for CaptureService

Automated Restore

1. Select your Windows 11 edition and release, and then click on the Download button below.

2. Save the RestoreCaptureServiceWindows11.bat file to any folder on a local drive such as SSD or a hard disk.

3. Right-click the downloaded batch file and select Properties.

4. Check the Unblock checkbox and click OK.

5. Right-click the batch file again and select Run as administrator.

6. Restart the computer to save changes.

Note. Make sure that the CaptureService.dll file exists in the %WinDir%\System32 folder. If this file is missing you can try to restore it from your Windows 11 installation media.

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