Windows servicePeer Name Resolution Protocol

Registry Name

PNRPsvc

Description

Enables serverless peer name resolution over the Internet using the Peer Name Resolution Protocol (PNRP). If disabled, some peer-to-peer and collaborative applications, such as Remote Assistance, may not function.

Default Status

Stopped

Default Startup Type

Manual

Executable File Path

C:\WINDOWS\System32\svchost.exe -k LocalServicePeerNet

DLL File Path

C:\WINDOWS\system32\pnrpsvc.dll

Dependencies

The service depends on the following system components to function properly: System components that depend on this service to function properly:

Log On As

NT AUTHORITY\LocalService

Additional Information

None at this time