RPC Endpoint Mapper (RpcEptMapper) Service on Windows Server 2008

Q

What is the "RPC Endpoint Mapper (RpcEptMapper)" system service on Windows Server 2008? Can I disable "RPC Endpoint Mapper"?

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A

"RPC Endpoint Mapper (RpcEptMapper)" is a Windows Server 2008 service that resolves RPC interfaces identifiers to transport endpoints. If this service is stopped or disabled, programs using Remote Procedure Call (RPC) services will not function properly.

Detailed information on "RPC Endpoint Mapper" service:

Service name: RpcEptMapper
Display name: RPC Endpoint Mapper
Execution command: 
   C:\Windows\System32\svchost.exe -k RPCSS
Dependencies: None
Impacts: 
   Background Tasks Infrastracture Service
   Local Session Manager
   Remote Procedure Call (RPC)
   System Events Broker

"RPC Endpoint Mapper" service is provided by the svchost.exe program, see "svchost.exe Executable Program on Windows Server 2008" for details.

Disabling "RPC Endpoint Mapper" service will cause issues on running Windows Server 2008.

 

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