How to Start/Stop Software Protection service
Service name: sppsvc
Display name: Software Protection
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:
This method shows you how to Start/Stop Software Protection service from starting with the operating system using
Please perform the following steps:
Please go to Start and click on the Search programs and files
Type msconfig and press Enter
You cannot prevent Software Protection service from starting using System Configuration.