"Still Image Acquisition Events - wiarpc.dll" Service on Windows 8

Q

What is "Still Image Acquisition Events" in my Windows 8 service list? And how is "Still Image Acquisition Events" service related to wiarpc.dll?

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A

"Still Image Acquisition Events" is a Windows 8 service that Launches applications associated with still image acquisition events. "Still Image Acquisition Events" service is provided by wiarpc.dll program file.

Detailed information on "Still Image Acquisition Events" service:

Service name: WiaRpc
Display name: Still Image Acquisition Events
Execution command: C:\Windows\system32\svchost.exe -k LocalSystemNetworkRestricted
Dependencies: {RpcSs}

"Still Image Acquisition Events" service is provided by a program called: wiarpc.dll:

Name: wiarpc.dll
Location: C:\Windows\System32\wiarpc.dll
Description: Windows Image Acquisition RPC client DLL
File version: 6.2.9200.16384 (win8_rtm.120725-1247)
Size: 65536 bytes
Modified: 7/26/2012 3:07:47 AM UTC

Disabling "Still Image Acquisition Events" service may cause issues when running Windows 8 system.

 

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