Background Intelligent Transfer - Vista Service

What is BITS?
Background Intelligent Transfe

Explanation


Windows Vista Service: BITS

The Background Intelligent Transfer Service or the "BITS" service is used to automatically tranfer files in the background using idle network bandwidth.

Default Startup:


Home Basic Home Premium Business Ultimate
Automatic Automatic Automatic Automatic

Depended Services:


Services Home Basic Home Premium Business Ultimate
COM+ Event System
Remote Procedure Call (RPC)

Required Services:


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

If the Background Intelligent Transfer Service is stopped, features such as Windows Update, and MSN Explorer will be unable to automatically download programs and other information.

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