Microsoft USB 2.0 Enhanced Host Controller Miniport Driver (usbehci) Service Defaults in Windows 10

EHCI eUSB Miniport Driver by Microsoft Corporation.

Default Settings

Startup type:Manual
Display name:Microsoft USB 2.0 Enhanced Host Controller Miniport Driver
Service name:usbehci
Service type:kernel
Error control:normal
Group:Base
Path:%SystemRoot%\System32\drivers\usbehci.sys
Registry key:HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Services\usbehci

Default Behavior

Microsoft USB 2.0 Enhanced Host Controller Miniport Driver is a kernel device driver. In Windows 10 it is starting only if the user, an application or another service starts it. If Microsoft USB 2.0 Enhanced Host Controller Miniport Driver fails to start, the failure details are being recorded into Event Log. Then Windows 10 will start up and notify the user that the usbehci service has failed to start due to the error.

Restore Default Startup Configuration for Microsoft USB 2.0 Enhanced Host Controller Miniport Driver

1. Run the Command Prompt as an administrator.

2. Copy the command below, paste it into the command window and press ENTER:

sc config usbehci start= demand

3. Close the command window and restart the computer.

The usbehci service is using the usbehci.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.