Msfs Service Defaults in Windows XP

Default Settings

Startup type:System
Display name:Msfs
Service name:Msfs
Service type:filesys
Error control:normal
Group:File system
Registry key:HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Services\Msfs

Default Behavior

Msfs is a file system driver. In Windows XP it is starting right at Kernel initialization. If the Msfs 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 Msfs service has failed to start.

Restore Default Startup Configuration for Msfs

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

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

3. Run the saved file.

4. Restart the computer.