"WMI Performance Adapter - WmiApSrv.exe" Service on Windows Server 2008

Q

What is "WMI Performance Adapter" in my Windows Server 2008 service list? And how is "WMI Performance Adapter" service related to WmiApSrv.exe?

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A

"WMI Performance Adapter" is a Windows Server 2008 service that "Provides performance library information from Windows Management Instrumentation (WMI) providers to clients on the network. This service only runs when Performance Data Helper is activated." "WMI Performance Adapter" service is provided by WmiApSrv.exe EXE file.

Detailed information on "WMI Performance Adapter" service:

Service name: wmiApSrv
Display name: WMI Performance Adapter
Execution command: C:\Windows\system32\wbem\WmiApSrv.exe
Start type: Manual
Service status: Stopped
Dependencies: None

Disabling "WMI Performance Adapter" service may cause issues when running Windows Server 2008 system.

 

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