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How to Start/Stop Windows Presentation Foundation Font Cache 3.0.0.0

Service name: FontCache3.0.0.0

Display name: Windows Presentation Foundation Font Cache 3.0.0.0


Description:

Optimizes performance of Windows Presentation Foundation (WPE) applications by caching commonly used font data. WPF
applications will start this service if it is not already running. It can be disabled, though doing so will degrade the performance of WPF
applications


Path to executable:

C:\Windows\Microsoft.Net\Framework\v3.0\WPF\PresentationFontCache.exe

CMD:
This method shows you how to Start/Stop Windows Presentation Foundation Font Cache 3.0.0.0 service from Command Prompt

Please perform the following steps:

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

Type cmd, right click on cmd icon under the Programs and click on Run as administrator

Please confirm User Account Control pop-up

Please select, right and copy a registry key from below, then right click on command prompt window, select Paste and press Enter


To Start Windows Presentation Foundation Font Cache 3.0.0.0 service:

net start FontCache3.0.0.0


Note: You can’t start a service if Startup type is on Disabled.


To Stop Windows Presentation Foundation Font Cache 3.0.0.0 service:

net stop FontCache3.0.0.0


To change Startup type:

Automatic:

REG add "HKLM\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\services\FontCache3.0.0.0" /v Start /t REG_DWORD /d 2 /f

Manual:

REG add "HKLM\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\services\FontCache3.0.0.0" /v Start /t REG_DWORD /d 3 /f

Disabled:

REG add "HKLM\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\services\FontCache3.0.0.0" /v Start /t REG_DWORD /d 4 /f

Automatic (Delayed Start):

REG add "HKLM\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\services\FontCache3.0.0.0" /v Start /t REG_DWORD /d 2 /f


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

REG add "HKLM\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\services\FontCache3.0.0.0" /v DelayedAutostart /t REG_DWORD /d 1 /f


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

REG add "HKLM\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\services\FontCache3.0.0.0" /v DelayedAutostart /t REG_DWORD /d 0 /f

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