TCP/IP NetBIOS Helper - Vista Service

Topic

What is lmhosts?
TCP/IP NetBIOS Helpe

Explanation


Windows Vista Service: lmhosts

The TCP/IP NetBIOS Helper Service or the "lmhosts" service enables NetBIOS over TCP/IP (NetBT) service and NetBIOS name resolution for clients on the network to share files, print and log onto network.

Default Startup:


Home Basic Home Premium Business Ultimate
Automatic Automatic Automatic Automatic

Depended Services:


Services Home Basic Home Premium Business Ultimate
Ancilliary Function Driver for Winsock
NETBT

Required Services:


Services Home Basic Home Premium Business Ultimate
None None None None None

Windows Vista Services