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How to Start/Stop UPnP Device Host

Service name: upnphost

Display name: UPnP Device Host


Description:

Allows UPnP devices to be hosted on this computer. If this service is stopped, any hosted UPnP devices will stop functioning and no
additional hosted devices can be added. If this service is disabled, any services that explicitly depend on it will fail to start.


Path to executable:

C:\WINDOWS\system32\svchost.exe -k LocalServiceAndNoImpersonation -p

Services Regedit CMD Msconfig

Msconfig:
This method shows you how to Start/Stop UPnP Device Host 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

In System Configuration please go to Services tab and locate UPnP Device Host service
Uncheck the box to prevent this service to start and then press OK to finish

Any change make in System Configuration will be apply after restart