"Touch Keyboard and Handwriting Panel Service - TabSvc.dll" Service on Windows 8

Q

What is "Touch Keyboard and Handwriting Panel Service" in my Windows 8 service list? And how is "Touch Keyboard and Handwriting Panel Service" service related to TabSvc.dll?

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A

"Touch Keyboard and Handwriting Panel Service" is a Windows 8 service that Enables Touch Keyboard and Handwriting Panel pen and ink functionality. "Touch Keyboard and Handwriting Panel Service" service is provided by TabSvc.dll program file.

Detailed information on "Touch Keyboard and Handwriting Panel Service" service:

Service name: TabletInputService
Display name: Touch Keyboard and Handwriting Panel Service
Execution command: C:\Windows\System32\svchost.exe -k LocalSystemNetworkRestricted
Dependencies: {RpcSs}

"Touch Keyboard and Handwriting Panel Service" service is provided by a program called: TabSvc.dll:

Name: TabSvc.dll
Location: C:\Windows\System32\TabSvc.dll
Description: Microsoft Touch Keyboard and Handwriting 
File version: 6.2.9200.16384 (win8_rtm.120725-1247)
Size: 84480 bytes
Modified: 7/26/2012 3:07:28 AM UTC

Disabling "Touch Keyboard and Handwriting Panel Service" service may cause issues when running Windows 8 system.

 

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