"Interactive Services Detection - UI0Detect.exe" Service on Windows 7

Q

What is "Interactive Services Detection" in my Windows 7 service list? And how is "Interactive Services Detection" service related to UI0Detect.exe?

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A

"Interactive Services Detection" is a Windows 7 service that "Enables user notification of user input for interactive services, which enables access to dialogs created by interactive services when they appear. If this service is stopped, notifications of new interactive service dialogs will no longer function and there might not be access to interactive service dialogs. If this service is disabled, both notifications of and access to new interactive service dialogs will no longer function." "Interactive Services Detection" service is provided by UI0Detect.exe EXE file.

Detailed information on "Interactive Services Detection" service:

Service name: UI0Detect
Display name: Interactive Services Detection
Execution command: C:\Windows\system32\UI0Detect.exe
Start type: Manual
Service status: Stopped
Dependencies: None

"Interactive Services Detection" service is provided by an EXE file called: UI0Detect.exe:

Name: UI0Detect.exe
Location: C:\Windows\System32\UI0Detect.exe
Description: Interactive Services Detection
File version: 6.1.7600.16385
Size: 35.0 KB (35,840 bytes)
Modified: Monday, July 13, 2009, 9:14:43 PM
Product name: Microsoft Windows Operating System
Vendor: Microsoft Corporation

Disabling "Interactive Services Detection" service should not cause any issues when running Windows 7 system.

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