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How to Start/Stop Geolocation Service service

Service name: lfsvc

Display name: Geolocation Service


Description:

This service monitors the current location of the system and manages geofences (a geographical location with associated events).  If you
turn off this service, applications will be unable to use or receive notifications for geolocation or geofences.


Path to executable:

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

Services Regedit CMD Msconfig

Msconfig:
This method shows you how to Start/Stop Geolocation 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 Geolocation 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