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How to Start/Stop Software Protection

Service name: sppsvc

Display name: Software Protection


Description:

Enables the download, installation and enforcement of digital licenses for Windows and Windows applications. If the service is disabled,
the operating system and licensed applications may run in a notification mode. It is strongly recommended that you not disable the
Software Protection service.

Path to executable:

C:\WINDOWS\system32\sppsvc.exe

Services Regedit CMD Msconfig

Msconfig:
This method shows you how to Start/Stop Software Protection service from starting with the operating system using
System Configuration

Perform the following steps:

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

Type msconfig and press Enter

You cannot prevent Software Protection service from starting using System Configuration.