Error Reporting Service
The Error Reporting Service provides an infrastructure for collecting, storing and reporting kernel mode, operating system and application faults to Microsoft.
One can configure the Error Reporting by going to Control Panel -> System-Applet -> Advanced-Tab -> Error Reporting-Button.
- Disabled, if not connected to the Internet or if being paranoid and don’t want to give detailed information about your computer to Microsoft every time an application crashes.
- WinXP: svchost.exe -k netsvcs (ERSvc)
- Win2k3: svchost.exe -k WinErr (ERSvc)