Windows Vista Services

SFF Storage Protocol Driver for SDBus - Windows Vista Service

Small Form Factor SD Protocol Driver by Microsoft Corporation.

This service also exists in Windows 7.

Startup Type

Windows Vista edition without SP SP1 SP2
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Default Properties

Display name:SFF Storage Protocol Driver for SDBus
Service name:sffp_sd
Error control:normal

Default Behavior

The SFF Storage Protocol Driver for SDBus service is a kernel mode driver. If SFF Storage Protocol Driver for SDBus fails to start, the error is recorded into the Event Log. Windows Vista startup proceeds, but a message box is displayed informing you that the sffp_sd service has failed to start.

Restore Default Startup Type of SFF Storage Protocol Driver for SDBus

Automated Restore

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

2. Save the RestoreSFFStorageProtocolDriverforSDBusWindowsVista.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.

Note. Make sure that the sffp_sd.sys file exists in the %WinDir%\system32\drivers folder. If this file is missing you can try to restore it from your Windows Vista installation media.

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