Intel(R) SATA RAID Controller Windows (iaStorAV) Service Defaults in Windows 10

Intel(R) Rapid Storage Technology driver (inbox) - x86 by Intel Corporation.

Default Settings

Startup type:Manual
Display name:Intel(R) SATA RAID Controller Windows
Service name:iaStorAV
Service type:kernel
Error control:normal
Group:SCSI miniport
Path:%SystemRoot%\System32\drivers\iaStorAV.sys
Registry key:HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Services\iaStorAV

Default Behavior

Intel(R) SATA RAID Controller Windows is a kernel device driver. In Windows 10 it is starting only if the user, an application or another service starts it. If Intel(R) SATA RAID Controller Windows fails to start, the failure details are being recorded into Event Log. Then Windows 10 will start up and notify the user that the iaStorAV service has failed to start due to the error.

Restore Default Startup Configuration for Intel(R) SATA RAID Controller Windows

1. Select your Windows 10 edition and release, and then click Download.

2. Save the Win10_iaStorAV_Service_Startup.cmd file to a local storage device.

3. Run the saved file as an administrator.

4. Restart the computer.

The iaStorAV service is using the iaStorAV.sys file that is located in the %WinDir%\System32\drivers folder. If the file is changed, damaged or deleted, you can restore its original version from Windows 10 installation media.