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How to Start/Stop Program Compatibility Assistant Service

Service name: PcaSvc

Display name: Program Compatibility Assistant Service


Description:

This service provides support for the Program Compatibility Assistant (PCA).  PCA monitors programs installed and run by the user and
detects known compatibility problems. If this service is stopped, PCA will not function properly.


Path to executable:

C:\WINDOWS\system32\svchost.exe -k LocalSystemNetworkRestricted -p

Locate Program Compatibility Assistant Service service observe his current status and open to make changes

From General tab you can Start/Stop and change the Startup type of Program Compatibility Assistant Service service

To finish press ok button and close Services window

Services.msc:
This method shows you how to Start/Stop Program Compatibility Assistant Service 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