Windows XP Services by Sam C. Chan

Last updated: May 15, 2007

This is a list of all Windows XP services, with the ones disabled by Bravo highlighted.

Display Name Service Name Process Name Dependencies Pro Home
Alerter Alerter services.exe Workstation M M
Application Layer Gateway Service ALG alg.exe None M M
Application Management AppMgmt svchost.exe None M M
Automatic Updates wuauserv svchost.exe None A A
Background Intelligent Transfer Service BITS svchost.exe RPC, Workstation M M
ClipBook ClipSrv clipsrv.exe Network DDE M M
COM+ Event System EventSystem svchost.exe RPC M M
COM+ System Application COMSysApp dllhost.exe RPC M M
Computer Browser Browser svchost.exe Server, Workstation A A
Cryptographic Services CryptSvc svchost.exe RPC A A
DHCP Client Dhcp svchost.exe AFD Networking Support Environment, NetBIOS over TCP/IP, TCP/IP Protocol Driver A A
Distributed Link Tracking Client TrkWks svchost.exe RPC A A
Distributed Transaction Coordinator MSDTC msdtc.exe RPC, Security Accounts Manager M M
DNS Client Dnscache svchost.exe TCP/IP Protocol Driver A A
Error Reporting Service ERSvc svchost.exe RPC A A
Event Log Eventlog services.exe None A A
Fast User Switching Compatibility FastUserSwitching Compatibility svchost.exe Terminal Services M M
Fax Service FAX fxssvc.exe Plug and Play, Print Spooler, RPC, Telephony NI NI
FTP Publishing Service NA inetinfo.exe IIS Admin NI NA
Help and Support helpsvc svchost.exe RPC A A
Human Interface Device Access HidServ svchost.exe RPC D D
IIS Admin IISADMIN inetinfo.exe RPC, Security Accounts Manager NI NA
IMAPI CD-Burning COM Service ImapiService imapi.exe None M M
Indexing Service cisvc cisvc.exe RPC M M
Internet Connection Firewall/Internet Connection Sharing SharedAccess svchost.exe Application Layer Gateway Service, Network Connections, Network Location Awareness, Remote Access Connection Manager A M
IPSEC Services PolicyAgent lsass.exe IPSEC driver, RPC, TCP/IP Protocol Driver A A
Logical Disk Manager dmserver svchost.exe Plug and Play, RPC A M
Logical Disk Manager Administrative Service dmadmin dmadmin.exe Logical Disk Manager, Plug and Play, RPC M M
Message Queuing NA mqsvc.exe Distributed Transaction Coordinator, Message Queuing access control, NT LM Security Support Provider, Reliable Multicast Protocol driver, RPC, Server NI NA
Message Queuing Triggers NA mqtgsvc.exe Message Queuing NI NA
Messenger Messenger services.exe NetBIOS Interface, Plug and Play, RPC, Workstation A A
MS Software Shadow Copy Provider SwPrv dllhost.exe RPC M M
Net Logon Netlogon lsass.exe Workstation A M
NetMeeting Remote Desktop Sharing mnmsrvc mnmsrvc.exe None M M
Network Connections Netman svchost.exe RPC M M
Network DDE NetDDE netdde.exe Network DDE DSDM M M
Network DDE DSDM NetDDE dsdm netdde.exe AFD Networking Support Enviroment, TCP/IP Protocol Driver M M
Network Location Awareness (NLA) Nla svchost.exe None M M
NT LM Security Support Provider NtLmSsp lsass.exe None M M
Performance Logs and Alerts SysmonLog smlogsvc.exe None M M
Plug and Play PlugPlay services.exe None A A
Portable Media Serial Number WmdmPmSp svchost.exe None A A
Print Spooler Spooler spoolsv.exe RPC A A
Protected Storage ProtectedStorage lsass.exe RPC A A
QoS RSVP RSVP rsvp.exe AFD Networking Support Environment, RPC, TCP/IP Protocol Driver M M
Remote Access Auto Connection Manager RasAuto svchost.exe Remote Access Connection Manager, Telephony M M
Remote Access Connection Manager RasMan svchost.exe Telephony M M
Remote Desktop Help Session Manager RDSessMgr sessmgr.exe RPC M M
R^^emote Procedure Call (RPC) RpcSs svchost.exe None A A
R^^emote Procedure Call (RPC) Locator RpcLocator locator.exe Workstation M M
Remote Registry Service RemoteRegistry svchost.exe None A NA
Removable Storage NtmsSvc svchost.exe RPC M M
RIP Listener NA svchost.exe RPC NI NA
Routing and Remote Access RemoteAccess svchost.exe NetBIOSGroup, RPC M D
Secondary Logon seclogon svchost.exe None A A
Security Accounts Manager SamSs lsass.exe RPC A A
Server lanmanserver svchost.exe None A A
Shell Hardware Detection ShellHWDetection svchost.exe RPC A A
Simple Mail Transport Protocol (SMTP) SMTPSVC inetinfo.exe Event Log, IIS Admin NI NA
Simple TCP/IP Services NA tcpsvcs.exe AFD Networking Support Environment NI NI
Smart Card SCardSvr SCardSvr.exe Plug and Play M M
Smart Card Helper SCardDrv SCardSvr.exe None M M
SNMP Service NA snmp.exe Event Log NI NI
SNMP Trap Service NA snmptrap.exe Event Log NI NI
SSDP Discovery Service SSDPSRV svchost.exe None M M
System Event Notification SENS svchost.exe COM+ Event System A A
System Restore Service srservice svchost.exe RPC A A
Task Scheduler Schedule svchost.exe RPC A A
TCP/IP NetBIOS Helper Service LmHosts svchost.exe AFD Networking Support Environment, NetBIOS over TCP/IP A A
TCP/IP Printer Server LPDSVC tcpsvcs.exe Print Spooler, TCP/IP Protocol Driver NI NI
Telephony TapiSrv svchost.exe Plug and Play, RPC M M
Telnet TlntSvr tlntsvr.exe NT LM Security Support Provider, RPC, TCP/IP Protocol Driver M NA
Terminal Services TermService svchost.exe RPC M M
Themes Themes svchost.exe None A A
Uninterruptible Power Supply UPS ups.exe None M M
Universal Plug and Play Device Host UPNPhost svchost.exe SSDP Discovery Service M M
Upload Manager uploadmgr svchost.exe RPC A A
Volume Shadow Copy VSS vssvc.exe RPC M M
WebClient WebClient svchost.exe WebDav Client Redirector A A
Windows Audio AudioSrv svchost.exe Plug and Play, RPC A A
Windows Image Acquisition (WIA) stisvc svchost.exe RPC M M
Windows Installer MSIServer msiexec.exe RPC M M
Windows Management Instrumentation Winmgmt svchost.exe Event Log, RPC A A
Windows Management Instrumentation Driver Extension Wmi svchost.exe None M NA
Windows Time W32Time svchost.exe None A A
Wireless Zero Configuration WZCSVC svchost.exe NDIS Usermode I/O Protocol, RPC A A
WMI Performance Adapter WmiApSrv wmiapsrv.exe RPC M M
Workstation lanmanworkstation svchost.exe None (but plenty depend on it) A A
World Wide Web Publishing Service W3SVC inetinfo.exe IIS Admin NI NA

 Yellow highlight   depicts services D by default on standard Bravo network workstations.

A Automatic
M Manual
D Disabled
NI Not Installed
NA Not Available


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