What is it?
Performs administrative service for disk management requests. This service is started only when configuring a drive or partition or when a new drive is detected. This service is configured as manual by default, and is activated whenever dynamic disk configuration changes occur or when the Disk Management MMC snap-in is open. Such changes include converting a basic disk to dynamic, recovery of fault tolerant volumes, volume formatting, or changing a page file.
Description of dmadmin.exe from Microsoft Veritas Software
“This service only runs for disk configuration processes once invoked via the MMC Disk Management snap-in and then stops. If this service is disabled, attempts to use the MMC Disk Management snap-in to configure disks will display the unable to connect to Logical Disk Manager service error message.”
(dmadmin.exe is a system file that is installed with Windows)
How does dmadmin.exe run?
Service - dmadmin.exe runs as a background Windows Service, which is part of the Window's operating system under the service name dmadmin.
|What is the community is seeing?||What is the community is doing?|
|About 0.1% of all Boost users have the dmadmin.exe service running.||Of the 0.1% of dmadmin.exe users, less than 1% have disabled it.|
Typical file (disk image) location:
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What Windows OS versions does this run on?
Microsoft Windows XP (5.1.2600.131072)
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