In this article we will show you how to disable the "Encrypting File System (EFS)" service, on Windows 7. Follow the simple guide below.
Disable The EFS Service on Windows 7
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- Click on Start then type "services.msc" in the search field and press enter.
- In the "Services" window, look for the following entry:
- Encrypting File System (EFS)
- Double click and set the "Startup type" as "Disabled"