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Adaptive Brightness

Windows 7

Default Description

Monitors ambient light sensors to detect changes in ambient light and adjust the display brightness. If this service is stopped or disabled, the display brightness will not adapt to lighting conditions.

Additional Information

None at this time.

Default Startup Type

Windows 7 Starter Not Available Not Available
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Service Names

Service Name (registry): SensrSvc
Display Name: Adaptive Brightness

Default Path and Command Line Options

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

Log On As

Account: Local Service


What service Adaptive Brightness needs to function properly:

  • None (HB, HP, P, U, E)

What other service require Adaptive Brightness to function properly:

  • None (HB, HP, P, U, E)

Additional Reading

None at this time.