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Windows 7: Windows Process Activation Service

14 Jul 2010   #1

Windows Process Activation Service

what is this and can i disable it and if i do what will happen like what is it for
in simply terms there is three sub headings under it
.net environment
configuration APIs
and Process Model

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14 Jul 2010   #2

Mc Donald OS Version Beta

Why would you want to disable something that is part of the Activation Service?
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15 Jul 2010   #3


but what is it for do i need it to try and speed up computer
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15 Jul 2010   #4

Windows 10 Pro (x64)

Windows Activation Services - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Messing with it will not speed up your computer.
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15 Jul 2010   #5

Windows 7 x64 pro/ Windows 7 x86 Pro/ XP SP3 x86

Read these 2 pages.

Hosting in Windows Process Activation Service

Windows Process Activation Service - Process and Service wiki

This service is not installed by default. You can add/remove this service in Windows features- Turn on or off. I just checked in my own machine and everything is turned off there. And my machine runs fine.
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