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How to Start/Stop User Profile Service

Service name: ProfSvc

Display name: User Profile Service


Description:

This service is responsible for loading and unloading user profiles. If this service is stopped or disabled, users will no longer be able to
successfully sign in or sign out, apps might have problems getting to users' data, and components registered to receive profile event
notifications won't receive them.

Path to executable:

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

Services Regedit CMD Msconfig

Msconfig:
This method shows you how to Start/Stop User Profile Service 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 User Profile Service service from starting using System Configuration.