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PnP-X IP Bus Enumerator

 

General Information

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Windows 7

Default Description

The PnP-X bus enumerator service manages the virtual network bus. It discovers network connected devices using the SSDP/WS discovery protocols and gives them presence in PnP. If this service is stopped or disabled, presence of NCD devices will not be maintained in PnP. All pnpx based scenarios will stop functioning.

Additional Information

Media Center Extenders may use this service to communicate. If you are using such a device and it fails to function, reenable this service.

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): IPBusEnum
Display Name: PnP-X IP Bus Enumerator

Default Path and Command Line Options

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

Log On As

Account: Local System account

Dependencies

What service PnP-X IP Bus Enumerator needs to function properly:

What other service require PnP-X IP Bus Enumerator to function properly:

Windows Vista

Default Description

The PnP-X bus enumerator service manages the virtual network bus. It discovers network connected devices using the SSDP/WS discovery protocols and gives them presence in PnP. If this service is stopped or disabled, presence of NCD devices will not be maintained in PnP. All pnpx based scenarios will stop functioning.

Additional Information

Media Center Extenders may use this service to communicate. If you are using such a device and it fails to function, reenable this service.

Default Startup Type

OS SP0 SP1 SP2
Vista Home Basic Manual Manual Manual
Vista Home Premium Manual Manual Manual
Vista Business Manual Manual Manual
Vista Ultimate Manual Manual Manual
Vista Enterprise Manual Manual Manual

Service Names

Service Name (registry): IPBusEnum
Display Name: PnP-X IP Bus Enumerator

Default Path and Command Line Options

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

Log On As

Account: Local System Account

Dependencies

What service PnP-X IP Bus Enumerator needs to function properly:

What other service require PnP-X IP Bus Enumerator to function properly:

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