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ActiveX Installer (AxInstSV)

 

Windows 10

Default Description

Provides User Account Control validation for the installation of ActiveX controls from the Internet and enables management of ActiveX control installation based on Group Policy settings. This service is started on demand and if disabled the installation of ActiveX controls will behave according to default browser settings.

Default Startup Type

Windows 10 Home: Manual
Windows 10 Pro: Manual

Service Names

Service Name (registry): AxInstSV
Display Name: ActiveX Installer (AxInstSV)

Default Path and Command Line Options

C:\Windows\system32\svchost.exe -k AxInstSVGroup

Log On As

Account: Local System account

Dependencies

What services ActiveX Installer (AxInstSV) needs to function properly:

What other service require ActiveX Installer (AxInstSV) to function properly:

  • None

Windows 8.1

Default Description

Provides User Account Control validation for the installation of ActiveX controls from the Internet and enables management of ActiveX control installation based on Group Policy settings. This service is started on demand and if disabled the installation of ActiveX controls will behave according to default browser settings.

Default Startup Type

OS SP0
Windows 8.1 x86 Manual
Windows 8.1 x64 Manual
Windows 8.1 Pro x86 Manual
Windows 8.1 Pro x64 Manual
Windows 8.1 Enterprise x86 Manual
Windows 8.1 Enterprise x64 Manual

Service Names

Service Name (registry): AxInstSV
Display Name: ActiveX Installer (AxInstSV)

Default Path and Command Line Options

C:\Windows\system32\svchost.exe -k AxInstSVGroup

Log On As

Account: Local System account

Dependencies

What service ActiveX Installer (AxInstSV) needs to function properly:

What other service require ActiveX Installer (AxInstSV) to function properly:

  • None (W8, W8P, W8E)

Windows 8

Default Description

Provides User Account Control validation for the installation of ActiveX controls from the Internet and enables management of ActiveX control installation based on Group Policy settings. This service is started on demand and if disabled the installation of ActiveX controls will behave according to default browser settings.

Default Startup Type

OS SP0
Windows 8 x86 Manual
Windows 8 x64 Manual
Windows 8 Pro x86 Manual
Windows 8 Pro x64 Manual
Windows 8 Enterprise x86 Manual
Windows 8 Enterprise x64 Manual

Service Names

Service Name (registry): AxInstSV
Display Name: ActiveX Installer (AxInstSV)

Default Path and Command Line Options

C:\Windows\system32\svchost.exe -k AxInstSVGroup

Log On As

Account: Local System account

Dependencies

What service ActiveX Installer (AxInstSV) needs to function properly:

What other service require ActiveX Installer (AxInstSV) to function properly:

  • None (W8, W8P, W8E)

Windows 7

Default Description

Provides User Account Control validation for the installation of ActiveX controls from the Internet and enables management of ActiveX control installation based on Group Policy settings. This service is started on demand and if disabled the installation of ActiveX controls will behave according to default browser settings.

Default Startup Type

OS SP0 SP1
Windows 7 Starter Manual Manual
Windows 7 Home Basic Manual Manual
Windows 7 Home Premium Manual Manual
Windows 7 Professional Manual Manual
Windows 7 Ultimate Manual Manual
Windows 7 Enterprise Manual Manual

Service Names

Service Name (registry): AxInstSV
Display Name: ActiveX Installer (AxInstSV)

Default Path and Command Line Options

C:\Windows\system32\svchost.exe -k AxInstSVGroup

Log On As

Account: Local System account

Dependencies

What service ActiveX Installer (AxInstSV) needs to function properly:

What other service require ActiveX Installer (AxInstSV) to function properly:

  • None (S, HB, HP, P, U, E)

Windows Vista

Default Description

Enables the installation of ActiveX controls based on enterprise policy. If this service is stopped or disabled, the install of ActiveX controls will fall back on Internet Explorer default behavior.

Default Startup Type

OS SP0 SP1 SP2
Vista Home Basic Not Available Not Available Not Available
Vista Home Premium Not Available Not Available Not Available
Vista Business Not Available Not Available Not Installed (Manual)
Vista Ultimate Not Available Not Available Not Installed (Manual)
Vista Enterprise Not Available Not Available Not Installed (Manual)

Service Names

Service Name (registry): AxInstSV
Display Name: ActiveX Installer (AxInstSV)

Default Path and Command Line Options

C:\Windows\system32\svchost.exe -k AxInstSVGroup

Log On As

Account: Local System Account

Dependencies

What service ActiveX Installer (AxInstSV) needs to function properly:

What other service require ActiveX Installer (AxInstSV) to function properly:

  • None (B, U)