Time Broker (TimeBrokerSvc)Time Broker (TimeBrokerSvc)

Registry Name


Display Name

Time Broker


Coordinates execution of background work for WinRT application. If this service is stopped or disabled, then background work might not be triggered.

For more information, see the Additional Information section.

Default Status


Default Startup Type

Manual (Trigger Start)

Image Path

C:\WINDOWS\system32\svchost.exe -k LocalServiceNetworkRestricted -p

DLL File Path



The service depends on the following system components to function properly:
  • None
System components that depend on this service to function properly:
  • None

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Additional Information

The TimeBrokerSvc service is responsible for managing and coordinating time-sensitive tasks. This includes things like notifications, alarms, and synchronization of system time with external sources. The TimeBrokerSvc service is also responsible for ensuring that time-sensitive operations are executed accurately and efficiently.

The TimeBrokerSvc service is an essential part of Windows and should not be disabled.