Windows servicePeer Networking Identity Manager

Registry Name

p2pimsvc

Description

Provides identity services for the Peer Name Resolution Protocol (PNRP) and Peer-to-Peer Grouping services. If disabled, the Peer Name Resolution Protocol (PNRP) and Peer-to-Peer Grouping services may not function, and some applications, such as HomeGroup and Remote Assistance, may not function correctly.

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:
  • None
System components that depend on this service to function properly:

Log On As

NT AUTHORITY\LocalService

Additional Information

None at this time