Software & Apps Windows Listsvc (Recovery Console) How to Use the Listsvc Command in the Windows XP Recovery Console Share Pin Email Print Windows The Ultimate Laptop Buying Guide By Tim Fisher General Manager, VP, Lifewire.com Tim Fisher has 30+ years' professional technology support experience. He writes troubleshooting content and is the General Manager of Lifewire. our editorial process Facebook Twitter LinkedIn Tim Fisher Updated November 14, 2017 The listsvc command is a Recovery Console command that lists the services and drivers available for enabling or disabling while in Recovery Console. Listsvc Command Syntax listsvc The listsvc command has no additional switches or options. Listsvc Command Examples listsvc In the above example, typing the listsvc command will display a complete, multi-page list of all services and drivers available on your computer. Next to each service or driver, listsvc details the startup status of each one. The listsvc command is often used to display a complete list of services or drivers for enabling or disabling using those respective commands. Listsvc Command Availability The listsvc command is only available from within the Recovery Console in Windows 2000 and Windows XP. Listsvc Related Commands The listsvc command is often used with the enable and disable Recovery Console commands.