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How to Start/Stop Network Location Awareness

Service name: NlaSvc

Display name: Network Location Awareness


Description:

Collects and stores configuration information for the network and notifies programs when this information is modified. If this service is
stopped, configuration information might be unavailable. 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 NetworkService -p

Services Regedit CMD Msconfig

Msconfig:
This method shows you how to Start/Stop Network Location Awareness 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 Location Awareness 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