"Remote Access Auto Connection Manager - rasauto.dll" Service on Windows 8

Q

What is "Remote Access Auto Connection Manager" in my Windows 8 service list? And how is "Remote Access Auto Connection Manager" service related to rasauto.dll?

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A

"Remote Access Auto Connection Manager" is a Windows 8 service that Creates a connection to a remote network whenever a program references a remote DNS or NetBIOS name or address. "Remote Access Auto Connection Manager" service is provided by rasauto.dll program file.

Detailed information on "Remote Access Auto Connection Manager" service:

Service name: RasAuto
Display name: Remote Access Auto Connection Manager
Execution command: C:\Windows\System32\svchost.exe -k netsvcs
Dependencies: {RasMan, TapiSrv, RasAcd}

"Remote Access Auto Connection Manager" service is provided by a program called: rasauto.dll:

Name: rasauto.dll
Location: C:\Windows\System32\rasauto.dll
Description: Remote Access AutoDial Manager
File version: 6.2.9200.16384 (win8_rtm.120725-1247)
Size: 99840 bytes
Modified: 7/26/2012 3:07:03 AM UTC

Disabling "Remote Access Auto Connection Manager" service may cause issues when running Windows 8 system.

 

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