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Windows Modules Installer

 

Windows 8

Default Description

Enables installation, modification, and removal of Windows updates and optional components. If this service is disabled, install or uninstall of Windows updates might fail for this computer.

Additional Information

None at this time.

Default Startup Type

OS SP0
Windows 8 x86 Manual
Windows 8 x64 Manual
Windows 8 Pro x86 Manual
Windows 8 Pro x64 Manual
Windows 8 Enterprise x86 Manual
Windows 8 Enterprise x64 Manual

Service Names

Service Name (registry): TrustedInstaller
Display Name: Windows Modules Installer

Default Path and Command Line Options

C:\Windows\servicing\TrustedInstaller.exe

Log On As

Account: Local System account

Dependencies

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

Windows 7

Default Description

Enables installation, modification, and removal of Windows updates and optional components. If this service is disabled, install or uninstall of Windows updates might fail for this computer.

Additional Information

This services state, in normal and safe mode, cannot be modified by a registry patch.

Default Startup Type

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

Service Names

Service Name (registry): TrustedInstaller
Display Name: Windows Modules Installer

Default Path and Command Line Options

C:\Windows\servicing\TrustedInstaller.exe

Log On As

Account: Local System account

Dependencies

What service Windows Modules Installer needs to function properly:

  • None (S, HB, HP, P, U, E)

What other service require Windows Modules Installer to function properly:

  • None (S, HB, HP, P, U, E)

Windows Vista

Default Description

Enables installation, modification, and removal of Windows updates and optional components. If this service is disabled, install or uninstall of Windows updates might fail for this computer.

Additional Information

This services state, in normal and safe mode, cannot be modified by a registry patch.

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): TrustedInstaller
Display Name: Windows Modules Installer

Default Path and Command Line Options

C:\Windows\servicing\TrustedInstaller.exe

Log On As

Account: Local System Account

Dependencies

What service Windows Modules Installer needs to function properly:

  • None (HB, HP, B, U)

What other service require Windows Modules Installer to function properly:

  • None (HB, HP, B, U)

Additional Reading

None at this time.

References