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How to Start/Stop Network Connected Devices Auto-Setup

Service name: NcdAutoSetup

Display name: Network Connected Devices Auto-Setup


Description:

Network Connected Devices Auto-Setup service monitors and installs qualified devices that connect to a qualified network. Stopping or
disabling this service will prevent Windows from discovering and installing qualified network connected devices automatically. Users can
still manually add network connected devices to a PC through the user interface.


Path to executable:

C:\WINDOWS\System32\svchost.exe -k LocalServiceNoNetwork -p

Services Regedit CMD Msconfig

Msconfig:
This method shows you how to Start/Stop Network Connected Devices Auto-Setup 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 Network Connected Devices Auto-Setup 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