VgaSave Service Defaults in Windows 7

VGA/Super VGA Video Driver by Microsoft Corporation.

Default Settings

Startup type:System
Display name:VgaSave
Service name:VgaSave
Service type:kernel
Error control:ignore
Group:Video Save
Path:%SystemRoot%\System32\drivers\vga.sys
Registry key:HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Services\VgaSave

Default Behavior

VgaSave is a kernel device driver. In Windows 7 it is being loaded at Kernel initialization. If VgaSave fails to load or initialize, Windows 7 startup continues without error messages. The failure details are being written into Event Log.

Restore Default Startup Configuration for VgaSave

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

2. Save the Win7_VgaSave_Service_Startup.cmd file to a local storage device.

3. Run the saved file as an administrator.

4. Restart the computer.

The VgaSave service is using the vga.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.