Kernel Mode Driver Frameworks service (Wdf01000) Defaults in Windows 10

Kernel Mode Driver Framework Runtime by Microsoft Corporation.

Default Settings

Startup type: Boot
Display name:Kernel Mode Driver Frameworks service
Service name:Wdf01000
Service type:kernel
Error control:normal
Registry key:HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Services\Wdf01000

Default Behavior

Kernel Mode Driver Frameworks service is a kernel device driver. In Windows 10 it is starting by the operating system Boot Loader as a part of the driver stack for the boot volume. If Kernel Mode Driver Frameworks service fails to start, the failure details are being recorded into Event Log. Then Windows 10 will start up and notify the user that the Wdf01000 service has failed to start due to the error.

Restore Default Startup Configuration of Kernel Mode Driver Frameworks service

1. Run the Command Prompt as an administrator.

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

sc config Wdf01000 start= boot
sc start Wdf01000

3. Close the command window and restart the computer.

The Wdf01000 service is using the Wdf01000.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.