How to Start/Stop Network Location Awareness service
Service name: NlaSvc
Display name: Network Location Awareness
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:
This method shows you how to Start/Stop Network Location Awareness 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-
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Warning Serious problems might occur if you modify the registry incorrectly by using Registry Editor or by using another method. These problems might require
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Please navigate to HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\services\NlaSvc and locate Start registry key
Double click on Start and edit the value:
Change Startup type :
Automatic (Delayed Start) -
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