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How to Start/Stop Remote Access Connection Manager

Service name: RasMan

Display name: Remote Access Connection Manager


Description:

Manages dial-up and virtual private network (VPN) connections from this computer to the Internet or other remote networks. 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 netsvcs

CMD:
This method shows you how to Start/Stop Remote Access Connection Manager service from Command Prompt

Perform the following steps:

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

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

Services Regedit CMD Msconfig

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 Remote Access Connection Manager service:

net start RasMan

sc start RasMan


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


To Stop Remote Access Connection Manager service:

net stop RasMan

sc stop RasMan


To change Startup type:

Automatic:

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

sc config RasMan start= auto

Manual:

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

sc config RasMan start= demand

Disabled:

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

sc config RasMan start= disabled

Automatic (Delayed Start):

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

sc config RasMan start= delayed-auto


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

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