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How to Start/Stop Network Location Awareness service

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

CMD:
This method shows you how to Start/Stop Network Location Awareness service from Command Prompt

Please perform the following steps:

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

Type cmd, right click on cmd icon under the Programs and click on Run as administrator

Please confirm User Account Control pop-up

Please select, right and copy a registry key from below, then right click on command prompt window, select Paste and press Enter


To Start Network Location Awareness service:

net start NlaSvc


Note: You can’t start a service if Startup type is on Disabled.


To Stop Network Location Awareness service:

net stop NlaSvc


To change Startup type:

Automatic:

REG add "HKLM\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\services\NlaSvc" /v Start /t REG_DWORD /d 2 /f

Manual:

REG add "HKLM\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\services\NlaSvc" /v Start /t REG_DWORD /d 3 /f

Disabled:

REG add "HKLM\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\services\NlaSvc" /v Start /t REG_DWORD /d 4 /f

Automatic (Delayed Start):

REG add "HKLM\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\services\NlaSvc" /v Start /t REG_DWORD /d 2 /f


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

REG add "HKLM\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\services\NlaSvc" /v DelayedAutostart /t REG_DWORD /d 1 /f


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

REG add "HKLM\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\services\NlaSvc" /v DelayedAutostart /t REG_DWORD /d 0 /f

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