TroubleshootingWindowsWindows 7

Finally Solved:Diagnostic Policy Service Not Running

In Windows 7 there is an error due to which it cannot connect to the internet.

In this video in three simple steps, we will resolve the problem of

The Diagnostic Policy Service is not running, click to run as an administrator.

This error can be solved easily

Step 1: Open command prompt in administrative mode

Diagnostic Policy Service

Step 2: Type the following commands

Diagnostic Policy Service

  • net localgroup Administrators /add networkservice
  • net localgroup Administrators /add localservice
Step 3:Restart the system and check if diagnostic policy service has started

Screen 5

After performing the above task you should not receive the error

The Diagnostic Policy Service is not running, click to run as an administrator.

You should be able to connect to the internet after doing the said procedure

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