|Data type||Range||Default value|
|REG_DWORD||1 | 2 | 4 | 8 | 16 | 32 | 272 | 288||There is no default value for this entry.|
Identifies the type of service represented by the subkey.
|1||A kernel-mode device driver.|
|2||A file system driver.|
|4||A set of arguments for an adapter.|
|8||A file system driver service, such as a file system recognizer.|
|16||A Win32 program that runs in a process by itself. This type of Win32 service can be started by the service controller.|
|32||A Win32 program that shares a process. This type of Win32 service can be started by the service controller.|
|272||A Win32 program that runs in a process by itself (like Type16) and can interact with users.|
|288||A Win32 program that shares a process and can interact with users.|
This information is presented for reference only. You cannot change Windows 2000’s view of a service by editing this entry. To change the value of Type, use the ChangeServiceConfig API or Sc.exe, a tool on the Windows 2000 Resource Kit.