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How to Start/Stop Secondary Logon service

Service name: seclogon

Display name: Secondary Logon


Description:

Enables starting processes under alternate credentials. If this service is stopped, this type of logon access will be unavailable. If this
service is disabled, any services that explicitly depend on it will fail to start.


Path to executable:

C:\Windows\system32\svchost.exe netsvcs

CMD:
This method shows you how to Start/Stop Secondary Logon 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 Secondary Logon service:

net start seclogon


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


To Stop Secondary Logon service:

net stop seclogon


To change Startup type:

Automatic:

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

Manual:

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

Disabled:

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

Automatic (Delayed Start):

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

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