"Windows Audio - Audiosrv.dll" Service on Windows Server 2008

Q

What is "Windows Audio" in my Windows Server 2008 service list? And how is "Windows Audio" service related to Audiosrv.dll?

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A

"Windows Audio" is a Windows Server 2008 service that "Manages audio for Windows-based programs. If this service is stopped, audio devices and effects will not function properly. If this service is disabled, any services that explicitly depend on it will fail to start" "Windows Audio" service is provided by Audiosrv.dll DLL file.

Detailed information on "Windows Audio" service:

Service name: Audiosrv
Display name: Windows Audio
Execution command: C:\Windows\System32\svchost.exe -k LocalServiceNetworkRestricted
Start type: Automatic
Service status: Started
Dependencies:
   Multimedia Class Scheduler
   Remote Procedure Call (RPC)
   Windows Audio Endpoint Builder

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

Disabling "Windows Audio" service may cause issues when running Windows Server 2008 system.

 

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