Infrared Monitor (System Services for the Windows Server 2003 Family and Windows XP Operating Systems)
Applies To: Windows Server 2003, Windows Server 2003 R2, Windows Server 2003 with SP1, Windows Server 2003 with SP2
Service Name: Irmon
Executable Name: svchost.exe –k netsvcs
Log On As: LocalSystem
Description: Supports infrared devices installed on the computer and detects other devices that are in range.
This service is installed by default only if an infrared device is detected during operating system installation. This service is not available on Windows Web, Enterprise or Datacenter Server.
Available on: Windows XP Home, Windows XP Professional, Windows Sever 2003 Standard Edition.
Installed through: Default operating system installation (only if an infrared port is detected during installation)
Startup type: Automatic
Service status: Started
This service depends on the following system components:
Remote Procedure Call
The following system components depend on this service: None
IP Port Numbers used: None