"WWAN AutoConfig - WwanSvc.dll" Service on Windows 7

Q

What is "WWAN AutoConfig" in my Windows 7 service list? And how is "WWAN AutoConfig" service related to WwanSvc.dll?

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A

"WWAN AutoConfig" is a Windows 7 service that "This service manages mobile broadband (GSM & CDMA) data card/embedded module adapters and connections by auto-configuring the networks. It is strongly recommended that this service be kept running for best user experience of mobile broadband devices." "WWAN AutoConfig" service is provided by WwanSvc.dll DLL file.

Detailed information on "WWAN AutoConfig" service:

Service name: WwanSvc
Display name: WWAN AutoConfig
Execution command: C:\Windows\system32\svchost.exe -k LocalServiceNoNetwork
Start type: Manual
Service status: Stopped
Dependencies:
   NDIS Usermode I/O Protocol
   Network Location Awareness
   Plug and Play
   Remote Procedure Call (RPC)

"WWAN AutoConfig" service is provided by a DLL file called: WwanSvc.dll:

Name: WwanSvc.dll
Location: C:\Windows\System32\WwanSvc.dll
Description: WWAN AutoConfig
File version: 6.1.7601.17514
Size: 161 KB (165,376 bytes)
Modified: Saturday, November 20, 2010, 7:20:57 AM

Disabling "WWAN AutoConfig" service should not cause any issues when running Windows 7 system.

 

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