HID UPS Battery Driver (HidBatt) Service Defaults in Windows 7

Hid Battery Driver by Microsoft Corporation.

Default Settings

Startup type:Manual
Display name:HID UPS Battery Driver
Service name:HidBatt
Service type:kernel
Error control:normal
Path:%SystemRoot%\system32\DRIVERS\HidBatt.sys
Registry key:HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Services\HidBatt

Default Behavior

HID UPS Battery Driver is a kernel device driver. In Windows 7 it won't be started if the user doesn't start it. If HID UPS Battery Driver fails to start, Windows 7 attempts to write the failure details into Event Log. Then Windows 7 startup should proceed and the user should be notified that the HidBatt service is not running because of the error.

Restore Default Startup Configuration for HID UPS Battery Driver

1. Select your Windows 7 edition and service pack, and then click Download.

2. Save the Win7_HidBatt_Service_Startup.cmd file to a local storage device.

3. Run the saved file as an administrator.

4. Restart the computer.

The HidBatt service is using the HidBatt.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 7 installation media.