Service Control Manager (SCM)

The Service Control Manager (SCM) component is a generic service host process used to host various Windows services, including the workstation, server, and DHCP client services. This component is required for these services to run, as no other component is able to host these services.


The workstation, server, and DHCP client require this component.

Associated Components

No other components interact with this component.


The configuration for this component is part of the Windows installation and should not be modified.

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