Remote Access IP ARP Driver (wanarp) Service Defaults in Windows 10

Remote Access IP ARP Driver.

Default Settings

Startup type:
Windows 10 Home 1507Manual
Windows 10 Pro 1507Manual
Windows 10 Education 1507Manual
Windows 10 Enterprise 1507Manual
Windows 10 Home 1511Manual
Windows 10 Pro 1511Manual
Windows 10 Education 1511Manual
Windows 10 Enterprise 1511Manual
Windows 10 Home 1607Manual
Windows 10 Pro 1607Manual
Windows 10 Education 1607Manual
Windows 10 Enterprise 1607Manual
Windows 10 Home 1703Automatic
Windows 10 Pro 1703Automatic
Windows 10 Education 1703Automatic
Windows 10 Enterprise 1703Automatic
Display name:Remote Access IP ARP Driver
Service name:wanarp
Service type:kernel
Error control:normal
Registry key:HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Services\wanarp

Default Behavior

Remote Access IP ARP Driver is a kernel device driver. It is starting only if the user, an application or another service starts it in Windows 10 Home, Pro, Education, Enterprise, Home 1511, Pro 1511, Education 1511, Enterprise 1511, Home 1607, Pro 1607, Education 1607, Enterprise 1607. This service is starting automatically when the operating system starts in Windows 10 Home 1703, Pro 1703, Education 1703, Enterprise 1703. If Remote Access IP ARP 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 wanarp service has failed to start due to the error.

Restore Default Startup Configuration for Remote Access IP ARP Driver

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

2. Save the Win10_wanarp_Service_Startup.cmd file to a local storage device.

3. Run the saved file as an administrator.

4. Restart the computer.

The wanarp service is using the wanarp.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.