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How to Start/Stop Security Accounts Manager service

Service name: SamSs

Display name: Security Accounts Manager


Description:

The startup of this service signals other services that the Security Accounts Manager (SAM) is ready to accept requests.  Disabling
this service will prevent other services in the system from being notified when the SAM is ready, which may in turn cause those services
to fail to start correctly. This service should not be disabled.


Path to executable:

C:\Windows\system32\lsass.exe

Regedit:
This method shows you how to Start/Stop Security Accounts Manager service from Registry Editor

Please perform the following steps:

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

Type regedit and press Enter

Please confirm User Account Control pop-up

Microsoft official disclaimer


Warning Serious problems might occur if you modify the registry incorrectly by using Registry Editor or by using another method. These problems might require
that you reinstall the operating system. Microsoft cannot guarantee that these problems can be solved. Modify the registry at your own risk.


Please navigate to HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\services\SamSs and locate Start registry key

Double click on Start and edit the value:


Change Startup type :

Automatic - 2

Manual - 3

Disabled - 4

Automatic (Delayed Start) - 2


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

When you change to Automatic from Automatic (Delayed Start), DelayedAutostart change value to 0

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