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Health Key and Certificate Management Service

 

Windows XP

Default Description

Manages health certificates and keys (used by NAP).

Additional Information

New for XP in Service Pack 3.

I am unaware of any applications that use this feature.

Default Startup Type

OS SP0 SP1 SP2 SP3
XP Home Not Available Not Available Not Available Manual
XP MCE 2005 Not Available Not Available Not Available Manual
XP Pro Not Available Not Available Not Available Manual
XP Tablet PC 2005 Not Available Not Available Not Available Manual

Service Names

Service Name (registry): hkmsvc
Display Name: Health Key and Certificate Management Service

Default Path and Command Line Options

C:\WINDOWS\System32\svchost.exe -k netsvcs

Log On As

Account: Local System Account

Dependencies

What service Health Key and Certificate Management Service needs to function properly:

What other service require Health Key and Certificate Management Service to function properly:

  • None (H, M, P, T)

Additional Reading

None at this time.