Network List Service

 

General Information

None at this time

Windows 8

Default Description

Identifies the networks to which the computer has connected, collects and stores properties for these networks, and notifies applications when these properties change.

Additional Information

None at this time.

Default Startup Type

OS SP0
Windows 8 x86 Manual (Started)
Windows 8 x64 Manual (Started)
Windows 8 Pro x86 Manual (Started)
Windows 8 Pro x64 Manual (Started)
Windows 8 Enterprise x86 Manual (Started)
Windows 8 Enterprise x64 Manual (Started)

Service Names

Service Name (registry): netprofm
Display Name: Network List Service

Default Path and Command Line Options

C:\Windows\System32\svchost.exe -k LocalService

Log On As

Account: Local Service

Dependencies

Note: No dependencies are listed for any service in the WDP build I used to draft this information.

Windows 7

Default Description

Identifies the networks to which the computer has connected, collects and stores properties for these networks, and notifies applications when these properties change.

Additional Information

This service in conjunction with Network Location Awareness and Network Connections enables status of network connections in the system tray.

Default Startup Type

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

Service Names

Service Name (registry): netprofm
Display Name: Network List Service

Default Path and Command Line Options

C:\Windows\System32\svchost.exe -k LocalService

Log On As

Account: Local Service

Dependencies

What service Network List Service needs to function properly:

What other service require Network List Service to function properly:

Windows Vista

Default Description

Identifies the networks to which the computer has connected, collects and stores properties for these networks, and notifies applications when these properties change.

Additional Information

This service in conjunction with Network Location Awareness enables status of network connections in the system tray. Since the SL UI Notification Service requires Network List Service to be functional, this service should not be disabled.

Default Startup Type

OS SP0 SP1 SP2
Vista Home Basic Automatic (Started) Automatic (Started) Automatic (Started)
Vista Home Premium Automatic (Started) Automatic (Started) Automatic (Started)
Vista Business Automatic (Started) Automatic (Started) Automatic (Started)
Vista Ultimate Automatic (Started) Automatic (Started) Automatic (Started)
Vista Enterprise Automatic (Started) Automatic (Started) Automatic (Started)

Service Names

Service Name (registry): netprofm
Display Name: Network List Service

Default Path and Command Line Options

C:\Windows\System32\svchost.exe -k LocalService

Log On As

Account: Local Service

Dependencies

What service Network List Service needs to function properly:

What other service require Network List Service to function properly:

  • SL UI Notification Service (HB, HP, B, U)

Additional Reading

None at this time.