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How to Start/Stop Device Setup Manager service

Service name: DsmSvc

Display name: Device Setup Manager


Description:

Enables the detection, download and installation of device-related software. If this service is disabled, devices may be configured with
outdated software, and may not work correctly.



Path to executable:

C:\WINDOWS\system32\svchost.exe -k netsvcs -p

Services Regedit CMD Msconfig

Msconfig:
This method shows you how to Start/Stop Device Setup Manager 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 Device Setup Manager 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