Perc2 Service Defaults in Windows XP

Default Settings

Startup type:Disabled
Display name:Perc2
Service name:perc2
Service type:kernel
Error control:normal
Group:SCSI miniport
Registry key:HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Services\perc2

Default Behavior

Perc2 is a kernel device driver. In Windows XP it is disabled and isn't loading or starting. If the Perc2 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 perc2 service has failed to start.


The following components depend on Perc2:

Restore Default Startup Configuration for Perc2

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

2. Save the WinXP_perc2_Service_Startup.cmd file to a local storage device.

3. Run the saved file.

4. Restart the computer.