Netlogon Service on Windows Server 2008

Q

What is the "Netlogon" system service on Windows Server 2008? Can I disable "Netlogon"?

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A

"Netlogon" is a Windows Server 2008 service that maintains a secure channel between this computer and the domain controller for authenticating users and services. If this service is stopped, the computer may not authenticate users and services and the domain controller cannot register DNS records. If this service is disabled, any services that explicitly depend on it will fail to start.

Detailed information on "Netlogon" service:

Service name: Netlogon
Display name: Netlogon
Execution command: 
   C:\Windows\system32\lsass.exe
Dependencies: 
   Workstation

"Netlogon" service is provided by the lsass.exe program, see "lsass.exe Executable Program on Windows Server 2008" for details.

Disabling "Netlogon" service will cause issues on running Windows Server 2008.

 

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