Adpu160m Service Defaults in Windows XP

Default Settings

Startup type: Disabled
Display name:Adpu160m
Service name:adpu160m
Service type:kernel
Error control:normal
Group:SCSI miniport
Registry key:HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Services\adpu160m

Default Behavior

Adpu160m is a kernel device driver. In Windows XP it is disabled and isn't loading or starting. If the Adpu160m fails to start, the technical information about the error is added to the Event Log. Windows XP startup should proceed, but a message box should be displayed informing the user that the adpu160m service has failed to start.


The following components depend on Adpu160m:

Restore Default Startup Configuration of Adpu160m

1. Run the Command Prompt.

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

sc stop adpu160m
sc config adpu160m start= disabled

3. Close the command window and restart the computer.