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How to Start/Stop Remote Procedure Call (RPC) service

Service name: RpcSs

Display name: Remote Procedure Call (RPC)


Description:

The RPCSS service is the Service Control Manager for COM and DCOM servers. It performs object activations requests, object exporter
resolutions and distributed garbage collection for COM and DCOM servers. If this service is stopped or disabled, programs using COM
or DCOM will not function properly. It is strongly recommended that you have the RPCSS service running.


Path to executable:

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

CMD:
This method shows you how to Start/Stop Remote Procedure Call (RPC) service from Command Prompt

Please perform the following steps:

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

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

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 Procedure Call (RPC) service:

net start RpcSs


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


To Stop Remote Procedure Call (RPC) service:

net stop RpcSs


To change Startup type:

Automatic:

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

Manual:

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

Disabled:

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

Automatic (Delayed Start):

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


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

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

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