WAN Miniport (SSTP) (RasSstp) Service Defaults in Windows 10

WAN Miniport (SSTP).

Default Settings

Startup type:Manual
Display name:WAN Miniport (SSTP)
Service name:RasSstp
Service type:kernel
Error control:normal
Registry key:HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Services\RasSstp

Default Behavior

WAN Miniport (SSTP) is a kernel device driver. In Windows 10 it is starting only if the user, an application or another service starts it. If WAN Miniport (SSTP) fails to start, the failure details are being recorded into Event Log. Then Windows 10 will start up and notify the user that the RasSstp service has failed to start due to the error.

Restore Default Startup Configuration for WAN Miniport (SSTP)

1. Run the Command Prompt as an administrator.

2. Copy the command below, paste it into the command window and press ENTER:

sc config RasSstp start= demand

3. Close the command window and restart the computer.

The RasSstp service is using the rassstp.sys file that is located in the %WinDir%\System32\drivers folder. If the file is changed, damaged or deleted, you can restore its original version from Windows 10 installation media.