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How to Start/Stop Windows Encryption Provider Host Service

Service name: WEPHOSTSVC

Display name: Windows Encryption Provider Host Service


Description:

Windows Encryption Provider Host Service brokers encryption related functionalities from 3rd Party Encryption Providers to processes
that need to evaluate and apply EAS policies. Stopping this will compromise EAS compliancy checks that have been established by the
connected Mail Accounts.

Path to executable:

C:\WINDOWS\system32\svchost.exe -k WepHostSvcGroup

Services Regedit CMD Msconfig

Msconfig:
This method shows you how to Start/Stop Windows Encryption Provider Host Service service from starting with the operating system using
System Configuration

Perform the following steps:

Please go to Start and click on the Type here to search

Type msconfig and press Enter

In System Configuration please go to Services tab and locate Windows Encryption Provider Host Service service
Uncheck the box to prevent this service to start and then press OK to finish

Any change make in System Configuration will be apply after restart