"Microsoft Policy Platform Local Authority - policyHost.exe" Service on Windows Server 2008

Q

What is "Microsoft Policy Platform Local Authority" in my Windows Server 2008 service list? And how is "Microsoft Policy Platform Local Authority" service related to policyHost.exe?

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A

"Microsoft Policy Platform Local Authority" is a Windows Server 2008 service provided by policyHost.exe program file.

Detailed information on "Microsoft Policy Platform Local Authority" service:

Service name: lpasvc
Display name: Microsoft Policy Platform Local Authority
Execution command: "C:\Program Files\Microsoft Policy Platform\policyHost.exe" /service
Dependencies: None

Disabling "Microsoft Policy Platform Local Authority" service should not cause any issues when running Windows Server 2008 system.

 

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