Asked by: Almerinda Kriegeskotte
asked in category: General Last Updated: 5th June, 2020

Can I disable Workstation service?

Disabling “Server” aka LanmanServer will kill all network sharing (folders, printers, client-server RPC on the local network etc) but internet comms should still be OK. DisablingWorkstation” aka LanmanWorkstation will kill SMB interactions; if you're not using any of that, you shouldn't miss it.

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Besides, what Microsoft services can I disable?

Safe-To-Disable Services

  • Tablet PC Input Service (in Windows 7) / Touch Keyboard and Handwriting Panel Service (Windows 8)
  • Windows Time.
  • Secondary logon (Will disable fast user switching)
  • Fax.
  • Print Spooler.
  • Offline Files.
  • Routing and Remote Access Service.
  • Bluetooth Support Service.

what services can I safely disable in Windows 10? Check out the list of unnecessary safe-to-disable services and detailed ways to turn off Windows 10 services for performance and gaming.

  • Windows Defender & Firewall.
  • Windows Mobile Hotspot Service.
  • Bluetooth Support Service.
  • Print Spooler.
  • Fax.
  • Remote Desktop Configuration and Remote Desktop Services.
  • Windows Insider Service.

Correspondingly, can I disable server service?

0 To turn off services in windows you go to Start > Run > Type: 'services. msc' > Double Click on the service you want to alter and change the startup type to disabled or manual as directed in the list of unnecessary services below.

What services are safe to disable in Windows 7?

  • Computer Browser (If your computer is not connected to any network)
  • Desktop Window Manager Session Manager (If you don't use Aero glass theme)
  • Diagnostic Policy Service.
  • Distributed Link Tracking Client (If your computer is not connected to any network)
  • IP Helper (If you don't use IPv6 connection)
  • Offline Files.

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