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How to Start/Stop Human Interface Device Access service

Service name: hidserv

Display name: Human Interface Device Access


Description:

Enables generic input access to Human Interface Devices (HID), which activates and maintains the use of predefined hot buttons on
keyboards, remote controls, and other multimedia devices. If this service is stopped, hot buttons controlled by this service will no longer
function. If this service is disabled, any services that explicitly depend on it will fail to start.


Path to executable:

C:\Windows\system32\svchost.exe -k LocalSystemNetworkRestricted

Regedit:
This method shows you how to Start/Stop Human Interface Device Access service from Registry Editor

Please perform the following steps:

Please go to Start and click on the Search programs and files

Type regedit and press Enter

Please confirm User Account Control pop-up

Microsoft official disclaimer


Warning Serious problems might occur if you modify the registry incorrectly by using Registry Editor or by using another method. These problems might require
that you reinstall the operating system. Microsoft cannot guarantee that these problems can be solved. Modify the registry at your own risk.


Please navigate to HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\services\hidserv and locate Start registry key

Double click on Start and edit the value:


Change Startup type :

Automatic - 2

Manual - 3

Disabled - 4

Automatic (Delayed Start) - 2


Note: When you change to Automatic (Delayed Start) a new key DelayedAutostart is created with value 1

When you change to Automatic from Automatic (Delayed Start), DelayedAutostart change value to 0

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