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How to Start/Stop Parental Controls service

Service name: WPCSvc

Display name: Parental Controls


This service is a stub for Windows Parental Control functionality that existed in Vista. It is provided for backward compatibility only.

Path to executable:

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

Type services.msc and press Enter

Locate Parental Controls service observe his current status and open to make changes

From General tab you can Start/Stop and change the Startup type of Parental Controls service

To finish press ok button and close Services window

This method shows you how to Start/Stop Parental Controls service from Services.msc

Please perform the following steps:

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