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What is the Portable Device Enumerator (WPDBusEnum) service?

What does the Portable Device Enumerator (WPDBusEnum) service do?

The Portable Device Enumerator (WPDBusEnum) service enforces Group Policy settings for syncing removable mass-storage devices.

Portable Device Enumerator (WPDBusEnum) service details

Does my computer need the Portable Device Enumerator (WPDBusEnum) service?

Your computer does need the Portable Device Enumerator service to run.

Should I disable the Portable Device Enumerator (WPDBusEnum) service?

First off, I have to say that it’s best to leave service optimization up to Microsoft. With that said; I would leave the Portable Device Enumerator service alone.