Services to disable on Windows 7


My list of disable-able services in Windows 7:

Note: Where there is a * at the end of the name, that means the name given is just the prefix. And it can much one or more services. So, there is a number also indicated.

Disabled
ActiveX
Adaptive Brightness
Application Experience
Application Layer Gateway
Application Management
Bitlocker
BranchCache
Certificate propagation
Credential Manager
Desktop Window
Diagnostic* – 3 services
Distribuuted Link
Encrypting File S
Function Di* – 2
Healthkey
Homegroup Listener
Human Interface
Interactive Services Detection
IP Helper
Link Layer Topology
MS .NET NGEN 2.0
Microsoft ISCSI Initiator
Netlogon
Parental Control
Peer name reso
Peer Networking* – 2
PnP-X IP
PNRP
Portable Device Enumerator
Program compatibility assistant
Protected Storage
Quality Windows Audio
Remote Desktop* – 3
Remote Procedure Call Locator
Remote Registry
RPC Locator – a 2003 service
Routing and Remote Access
Secondary Logon
Security Center
Server – impacts File sharing
Smart Card* – 2
Tablet PC Input Service
Themes
TPM Base Services
WebClient
Windows Biometric Service
Windows Cardspace
Windows Color system
Windows Connect Now
Windows Media* – 3
Windows Remote Management
Windows Search
WWAN Autoconfig

These services can be set to “Automatic Delayed Start”
Software Protection
Windows Font Cache

This service can be set Manual:
Windows Modules Installer

Advertisements

Leave a comment

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s