TDPIPE Service Defaults in Windows XP

Default Settings

Startup type:Manual
Display name:TDPIPE
Service name:TDPIPE
Service type:kernel
Error control:ignore
Registry key:HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Services\TDPIPE

Default Behavior

TDPIPE is a kernel device driver. In Windows XP it won't start until the current user starts it. If the TDPIPE fails to load or initialize, Windows XP start up proceeds without error messages, but information about the failure is being written into Event Log.

Restore Default Startup Configuration for TDPIPE

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

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

3. Run the saved file.

4. Restart the computer.