Microsoft Generic AGPv3.0 Filter for K8 Processor Platforms (gagp30kx) Service Defaults in Windows 7

MS Generic AGPv3.0 Filter for K8/9 Processor Platforms by Microsoft Corporation.

Default Settings

Startup type:Manual
Display name:Microsoft Generic AGPv3.0 Filter for K8 Processor Platforms
Service name:gagp30kx
Service type:kernel
Error control:normal
Group:PnP Filter
Path:%SystemRoot%\system32\DRIVERS\gagp30kx.sys
Registry key:HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Services\gagp30kx

Default Behavior

Microsoft Generic AGPv3.0 Filter for K8 Processor Platforms is a kernel device driver. In Windows 7 it won't be started if the user doesn't start it. If Microsoft Generic AGPv3.0 Filter for K8 Processor Platforms fails to start, Windows 7 attempts to write the failure details into Event Log. Then Windows 7 startup should proceed and the user should be notified that the gagp30kx service is not running because of the error.

Restore Default Startup Configuration of Microsoft Generic AGPv3.0 Filter for K8 Processor Platforms

1. Run the Command Prompt as an administrator.

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

sc config gagp30kx start= demand

3. Close the command window and restart the computer.

The gagp30kx service is using the gagp30kx.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 7 installation media.