Identifying the MPF Process ID

Providers used by Microsoft Provisioning Framework (MPF) are loaded by dllhost.exe. If a computer is running multiple instances of dllhost.exe, you can identify the COM+ process ID (PID) for MPF as follows:

  1. Click Start, click Control Panel, then click Administrative Tools.
  2. Click Component Services.
  3. Expand Component Services.
  4. Expand Computers.
  5. Expand My Computer.
  6. Select COM+ Applications, right-click View, then click Status View.

    The right pane displays the PID for the MPF process.
See Also

Developing Custom Providers