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How to Start/Stop
Alerter service
Description Services Regedit Back CMD Msconfig
Service name: Alerter
Display name: Alerter

Description:
Notifies selected users and computers of administrative alerts. If the service is stopped, programs that use
administrative alerts will not receive them. If the service is disabled, any services that explicitly depend on it
will fail to start.

Path to executable:
C:\WINDOWS\system32\svchost.exe -k LocalService  
Type services.msc and press Enter
Services.msc:
This method shows you how to Start/Stop Alerter service from Services.msc
Please perform the following steps:

Please go to Start and choose Run ...
Locate Alerter service observe his current status and open to make changes.
From General tab you can Start/Stop and change the Startup type of Alerter service

To finish press ok button and close Services window
Type regedit and press Enter
Regedit:          
This method shows you how to change Startup type of  Alerter service from Registry Editor
Please perform the following steps:

Please go to Start and choose Run ...
Double click on Start and edit the value:

Change Startup type :

Automatic - 2
Manual - 3
Disabled - 4
Automatic (Delayed Start) - 2

Note: When you change to Automatic (Delayed Start) a new key DelayedAutostart is created with value 1.
When you change to Automatic from Automatic (Delayed Start), DelayedAutostart change value to 0.
Please select, right and copy a registry key from below, then right click on command prompt window
, select Paste and press Enter

To Start Alerter service:

net start Alerter

Note: You can’t start a service if Startup type is on Disabled.

To Stop Alerter service:

net stop Alerter

To change Startup type:

Automatic:
REG add "HKLM\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\services\Alerter" /v Start /t REG_DWORD /d 2 /f

Manual:
REG add "HKLM\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\services\Alerter" /v Start /t REG_DWORD /d 3 /f

Disabled:
REG add "HKLM\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\services\Alerter" /v Start /t REG_DWORD /d 4 /f

Automatic (Delayed Start):
REG add "HKLM\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\services\Alerter" /v Start /t REG_DWORD /d 2 /f

Note: When you change to Automatic (Delayed Start) a new key DelayedAutostart is created with value 1.
REG add "HKLM\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\services\Alerter" /v DelayedAutostart /t REG_DWORD /d 1 /f

When you change to Automatic from Automatic (Delayed Start), DelayedAutostart change value to 0.
REG add "HKLM\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\services\Alerter" /v DelayedAutostart /t REG_DWORD /d 0 /f
CMD:          
This method shows you how to Start/Stop and change Startup type of Alerter service from Command
Prompt.
Please perform the following steps:

Please go to Start and choose Run ...
Msconfig:          
This method shows you how to prevent Alerter service from starting with the operating system using
System Configuration (msconfig.exe)
Please perform the following steps:

Please go to Start and choose Run ...
Write msconfig and press Enter
In System Configuration please go to Services tab and locate Alerter service. Uncheck the box to prevent
this service to start and then press
OK to finish.  
Any change make in System Configuration will be apply after restart.  
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Microsoft official disclaimer

Warning Serious problems might occur if you modify the registry incorrectly by using Registry Editor or by
using another method. These problems might require that you reinstall the operating system. Microsoft
cannot guarantee that these problems can be solved. Modify the registry at your own risk.

Please navigate to HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Services\Alerter and locate
Start registry key
Type cmd and press ok