"Network Access Protection Agent - qagentrt.dll" Service on Windows Server 2008

Q

What is "Network Access Protection Agent" in my Windows Server 2008 service list? And how is "Network Access Protection Agent" service related to qagentrt.dll?

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A

"Network Access Protection Agent" is a Windows Server 2008 service that "The Network Access Protection (NAP) agent service collects and manages health information for client computers on a network. Information collected by NAP agent is used to make sure that the client computer has the required software and settings. If a client computer is not compliant with health policy, it can be provided with restricted network access until its configuration is updated. Depending on the configuration of health policy, client computers might be automatically updated so that users quickly regain full network access without having to manually update their computer." "Network Access Protection Agent" service is provided by qagentrt.dll DLL file.

Detailed information on "Network Access Protection Agent" service:

Service name: napagent
Display name: Network Access Protection Agent
Execution command: C:\Windows\System32\svchost.exe -k NetworkService
Start type: Manual
Service status: Stopped
Dependencies:
   Remote Procedure Call (RPC)

"Network Access Protection Agent" service is provided by the svchost.exe program, see "svchost.exe Executable Program on Windows Server 2008" for details.

Disabling "Network Access Protection Agent" service should not cause any issues when running Windows Server 2008 system.

 

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