Remote Desktop (mstsc) Services/Registry Settings

Remote Desktop Shortcuts/Services/Registry Settings

Service name: TemService

Command Line : mstsc

Display name: Remote Desktop Services

Allows users to connect interactively to a remote computer. Remote Desktop and Remote Desktop Session
Host Server depends on this service.  To prevent remote use of this computer, clear the checkboxes on the
The remote tab of the System properties controls panel item.

The path to executable:
C:\Windows\System32\svchost.exe –k NetworkService


RegEdit :     

This method shows you how to change the Startup type of Remote Desktop Services from Registry Editor.
Please perform the following steps:

Microsoft official disclaimer

Warning Serious problems might occur if you modify the registry incorrectly by using Registry Editor or by
using another method. These problems might require that you reinstall the operating system. Microsoft
cannot guarantee that these problems can be solved. Modify the registry at your own risk.

Please navigate to HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\services\TemService and
locate Start registry key

Double click on Start and edit the value:

Change Startup type :

Automatic – 2
Manual  3
Disabled  4
Automatic (Delayed Start) – 2

Note: When you change to Automatic (Delayed Start) a new key DelayedAutostart is created with value 1.
When you change to Automatic from Automatic (Delayed Start)DelayedAutostart change value to 0.

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