ViaIde Service Defaults in Windows XP

Default Settings

Startup type:Disabled
Display name:ViaIde
Service name:ViaIde
Service type:kernel
Error control:normal
Group:System Bus Extender
Registry key:HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Services\ViaIde

Default Behavior

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

Restore Default Startup Configuration for ViaIde

1. Run the Command Prompt.

2. Copy the commands below, paste them into the command window and press ENTER:

sc stop ViaIde
sc config ViaIde start= disabled

3. Close the command window and restart the computer.