"Remote Desktop Services UserMode Port Redirector - umrdp.dll" Service on Windows 8

Q

What is "Remote Desktop Services UserMode Port Redirector" in my Windows 8 service list? And how is "Remote Desktop Services UserMode Port Redirector" service related to umrdp.dll?

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A

"Remote Desktop Services UserMode Port Redirector" is a Windows 8 service that Allows the redirection of Printers/Drives/Ports for RDP connections. "Remote Desktop Services UserMode Port Redirector" service is provided by umrdp.dll program file.

Detailed information on "Remote Desktop Services UserMode Port Redirector" service:

Service name: UmRdpService
Display name: Remote Desktop Services UserMode Port Redirector
Execution command: C:\Windows\System32\svchost.exe -k LocalSystemNetworkRestricted
Dependencies: {TermService, RDPDR}

"Remote Desktop Services UserMode Port Redirector" service is provided by a program called: umrdp.dll:

Name: umrdp.dll
Location: C:\Windows\System32\umrdp.dll
Description: Remote Desktop Services Device 
File version: 6.2.9200.16384 (win8_rtm.120725-1247)
Size: 250880 bytes
Modified: 7/26/2012 3:07:38 AM UTC

Disabling "Remote Desktop Services UserMode Port Redirector" service may cause issues when running Windows 8 system.

 

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