"Remote Desktop Configuration - SessEnv.dll" Service on Windows XP

Q

What is "Remote Desktop Configuration" in my Windows XP service list? And how is "Remote Desktop Configuration" service related to SessEnv.dll?

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A

"Remote Desktop Configuration" is a Windows XP service that "Remote Desktop Configuration service (RDCS) is responsible for all Remote Desktop Services and Remote Desktop related configuration and session maintenance activities that require SYSTEM context. These include per-session temporary folders, RD themes, and RD certificates." "Remote Desktop Configuration" service is provided by SessEnv.dll DLL file.

Detailed information on "Remote Desktop Configuration" service:

Service name: SessionEnv
Display name: Remote Desktop Configuration
Execution command: C:\Windows\System32\svchost.exe -k netsvcs
Start type: Manual
Service status: Started
Dependencies:
   Remote Procedure Call (RPC)
   Workstation

"Remote Desktop Configuration" service is provided by a DLL file called: SessEnv.dll:

Name: SessEnv.dll
Location: C:\Windows\System32\SessEnv.dll
Description: Remote Desktop Configuration service
File version: 6.1.7601.17514
Size: 111 KB (113,664 bytes)
Modified: Saturday, November 20, 2010, 7:21:08 AM

Disabling "Remote Desktop Configuration" service should not cause any issues when running Windows XP system.

 

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