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Logical Disk Manager

 

Windows XP Pro x64

Default Description

Detects and monitors new hard disk drives and sends disk volume information to Logical Disk Manager Administrative Service for configuration. If this service is stopped, dynamic disk status and configuration information may become out of date. If this service is disabled, any services that explicitly depend on it will fail to start.

Additional Information

This service is vital to run the Disk Management MMC console for dynamic volumes. If you attempt to “Manage” your hard drives and a dialog box pops up complaining about not being able to do this, start this service.

Default Startup Type

OS SP0 SP1 SP2
XP Pro x64 ? ? Automatic

Service Names

Service Name (registry): dmserver
Display Name: Logical Disk Manager

Default Path and Command Line Options

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

Log On As

Account: Local System Account

Dependencies

What service Logical Disk Manager needs to function properly:

What other service require Logical Disk Manager to function properly:

Windows XP

Default Description

Detects and monitors new hard disk drives and sends disk volume information to Logical Disk Manager Administrative Service for configuration. If this service is stopped, dynamic disk status and configuration information may become out of date. If this service is disabled, any services that explicitly depend on it will fail to start.

Additional Information

This service is vital to run the Disk Management MMC console for dynamic volumes. If you attempt to “Manage” your hard drives and a dialog box pops up complaining about not being able to do this, start this service.

Default Startup Type

OS SP0 SP1 SP2 SP3
XP Home ? ? Manual Manual
XP MCE 2005 ? ? Automatic (Started) Automatic (Started)
XP Pro ? ? Automatic (Started) Automatic (Started)
XP Tablet PC 2005 ? ? Automatic (Started) Automatic (Started)

Service Names

Service Name (registry): dmserver
Display Name: Logical Disk Manager

Default Path and Command Line Options

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

Log On As

Account: Local System Account

Dependencies

What service Logical Disk Manager needs to function properly:

What other service require Logical Disk Manager to function properly:

Additional Reading

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