NetMeeting Remote Desktop Sharing

 

Windows XP Pro x64

Default Description

Enables an authorized user to access this computer remotely by using NetMeeting over a corporate intranet. If this service is stopped, remote desktop sharing will be unavailable. If this service is disabled, any services that explicitly depend on it will fail to start.

Additional Information

This service may create a big open door for the unwanted. If you are paranoid about security, disable this function. Even if you were not worried, I would still get rid of it.

Default Startup Type

OS SP0 SP1 SP2
XP Pro x64 ? ? Manual

Service Names

Service Name (registry): mnmsrvc
Display Name: NetMeeting Remote Desktop Sharing

Default Path and Command Line Options

C:\WINDOWS\system32\mnmsrvc.exe

Log On As

Account: Local System Account (Allow service to interact with desktop)

Dependencies

What service NetMeeting Remote Desktop Sharing needs to function properly:

What other service require NetMeeting Remote Desktop Sharing to function properly:

  • None

Windows XP

Default Description

Enables an authorized user to access this computer remotely by using NetMeeting over a corporate intranet. If this service is stopped, remote desktop sharing will be unavailable. If this service is disabled, any services that explicitly depend on it will fail to start.

Additional Information

This service may create a big open door for the unwanted. If you are paranoid about security, disable this function. Even if you were not worried, I would still get rid of it. With XP Service Pack 2, the Workstation service was listed as a dependency, but after the installation of Service Pack 3, this is no longer the case.

Default Startup Type

OS SP0 SP1 SP2 SP3
XP Home ? ? Manual Manual
XP MCE 2005 ? ? Manual Manual
XP Pro ? ? Manual Manual
XP Tablet PC 2005 ? ? Manual Manual

Service Names

Service Name (registry): mnmsrvc
Display Name: NetMeeting Remote Desktop Sharing

Default Path and Command Line Options

C:\WINDOWS\system32\mnmsrvc.exe

Log On As

Account: Local System Account (Allow service to interact with desktop)

Dependencies

What service NetMeeting Remote Desktop Sharing needs to function properly:

  • SP3: None (H, M, P, T)

What other service require NetMeeting Remote Desktop Sharing to function properly:

  • None (H, M, P, T)

Additional Reading

None at this time.