Windows 8 Services

WebDav Client Redirector Driver - Windows 8 Service

Network Redirector that provides WebDAV file access for the WebClient service.

This service also exists in Windows 10, 11, 7, Vista and XP.

Startup Type

Windows 8 edition Windows 8 Windows 8.1 Windows 8.1 Update 1
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Default Properties

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

Default Behavior

is a file system driver. If WebDav Client Redirector Driver fails to start, the error is logged. Windows 8 startup proceeds, but a message box is displayed informing you that the MRxDAV service has failed to start.


WebDav Client Redirector Driver won't start, if the Redirected Buffering Sub System service is stopped or disabled.

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

Restore Default Startup Type of WebDav Client Redirector Driver

Automated Restore

1. Select your Windows 8 edition, and then click on the Download button below.

2. Save the RestoreWebDavClientRedirectorDriverWindows8.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.

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