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How to Start/Stop Peer Name Resolution Protocol

Service name: PNRPsvc

Display name: Peer Name Resolution Protocol


Description:

Enables serverless peer name resolution over the Internet using the Peer Name Resolution Protocol (PNRP). If disabled, some
peer-to-peer and collaborative applications, such as Remote Assistance, may not function.


Path to executable:

C:\WINDOWS\System32\svchost.exe -k LocalServicePeerNet

Locate Peer Name Resolution Protocol service observe his current status and open to make changes

From General tab you can Start/Stop and change the Startup type of Peer Name Resolution Protocol service

To finish press ok button and close Services window

Services.msc:
This method shows you how to Start/Stop Peer Name Resolution Protocol service from Services.msc

Perform the following steps:

Please go to Start and click on the Type here to search

Type services.msc and press Enter