Logical Disk Manager Administrative Service (dmadmin) Defaults in Windows XP
Configures hard disk drives and volumes. The service only runs for configuration processes and then stops.
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Logical Disk Manager Administrative Service is a Win32 service. In Windows XP it won't start until the current user starts it. When the Logical Disk Manager Administrative Service is started, it is running as LocalSystem in a shared process of dmadmin.exe. Other services and drivers are allowed to run in the same process. If the Logical Disk Manager Administrative Service fails to start, the technical information about the error is added to the Event Log. Windows XP startup should proceed, but a message box should be displayed informing the user that the dmadmin service has failed to start.
Logical Disk Manager Administrative Service depends on the following system components:
Restore Default Startup Configuration for Logical Disk Manager Administrative Service
1. Select your Windows XP edition and service pack, and then click Download.
2. Save the WinXP_dmadmin_Service_Startup.cmd file to a local storage device.
3. Run the saved file.
4. Restart the computer.
The dmadmin service is using the dmadmin.exe file that is located in the %WinDir%\System32 folder. If the file is changed, damaged or deleted, you can restore its original version from Windows XP installation media.