NDIS Proxy (NDProxy) Service Defaults in Windows 8

Default Settings

Startup type:Manual
Display name:NDIS Proxy
Service name:NDProxy
Service type:kernel
Error control:normal
Group:PNP_TDI
Registry key:HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Services\NDProxy

Default Behavior

The NDIS Proxy service is a kernel device driver. In Windows 8 it will not be started until the user starts it. If NDIS Proxy fails to start, the error details are added to Windows 8 error log. When the operating system startup is complete, the user is being notified that the NDProxy service hasn't been started.

Restore Default Startup Configuration for NDIS Proxy

1. Select your Windows 8 edition and update pack, and then click Download.

2. Save the Win8_NDProxy_Service_Startup.cmd file to a local storage device.

3. Run the saved file as an administrator.

4. Restart the computer.