"Windows Error Reporting Service - WerSvc.dll" Service on Windows 8

Q

What is "Windows Error Reporting Service" in my Windows 8 service list? And how is "Windows Error Reporting Service" service related to WerSvc.dll?

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A

"Windows Error Reporting Service" is a Windows 8 service that Allows errors to be reported when programs stop working or responding and allows existing solutions to be delivered. Also allows logs to be generated for diagnostic and repair services. If this service is stopped, error reporting might not work correctly and results of diagnostic services and repairs might not be displayed. "Windows Error Reporting Service" service is provided by WerSvc.dll program file.

Detailed information on "Windows Error Reporting Service" service:

Service name: WerSvc
Display name: Windows Error Reporting Service
Execution command: C:\Windows\System32\svchost.exe -k WerSvcGroup
Dependencies: None

"Windows Error Reporting Service" service is provided by a program called: WerSvc.dll:

Name: WerSvc.dll
Location: C:\Windows\System32\WerSvc.dll
Description: Windows Error Reporting Service
File version: 6.2.9200.16384 (win8_rtm.120725-1247)
Size: 87552 bytes
Modified: 2/2/2013 8:23:16 AM UTC

Disabling "Windows Error Reporting Service" service may cause issues when running Windows 8 system.

 

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