Synth3dVsc Service Defaults in Windows 10

Microsoft RemoteFX Synth3D Video VSC by Microsoft Corporation.

Default Settings

Startup type:Manual
Display name:Synth3dVsc
Service name:Synth3dVsc
Service type:kernel
Error control:normal
Group:Video Init
Path:%SystemRoot%\System32\drivers\Synth3dVsc.sys
Registry key:HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Services\Synth3dVsc

Default Behavior

Synth3dVsc is a kernel device driver. In Windows 10 it is starting only if the user, an application or another service starts it. If Synth3dVsc fails to start, the failure details are being recorded into Event Log. Then Windows 10 will start up and notify the user that the Synth3dVsc service has failed to start due to the error.

Restore Default Startup Configuration of Synth3dVsc

1. Run the Command Prompt as an administrator.

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

sc config Synth3dVsc start= demand

3. Close the command window and restart the computer.

The Synth3dVsc service is using the Synth3dVsc.sys file that is located in the C:\Windows\System32\drivers directory. If the file is removed or corrupted, read this article to restore its original version from Windows 10 installation media.