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Windows Media Center Extender Service

 

General Information

If you do not use any external devices as a WMC extender, this service can safely be left in its default value.

Windows Vista

Default Description

Allows Windows Media Center Extender devices to locate and connect to the computer.

Additional Information

None at this time.

Default Startup Type

OS SP0 SP1 SP2
Vista Home Basic Not Available Not Available Not Available
Vista Home Premium Disabled Disabled Disabled
Vista Business Not Available Not Available Not Available
Vista Ultimate Disabled Disabled Disabled
Vista Enterprise Not Available Not Available Not Available

Service Names

Service Name (registry): Mcx2Svc
Display Name: Windows Media Center Extender Service

Default Path and Command Line Options

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

Log On As

Account: Local Service

Dependencies

What service Windows Media Center Extender Service needs to function properly:

What other service require Windows Media Center Extender Service to function properly:

  • None (HP, U)

Additional Reading

None at this time.