How do I stop/start or disable the Egnyte Desktop Sync services in Windows?

To stop or start the Desktop Sync:

  1. Click Start.
  2. Select All Programs (or Programs).
  3. Click on Egnyte Desktop Sync.
  4. Choose Stop or Start Desktop Sync.


  1. Click Start.
  2. Type services.msc in the Search field.
  3. Right-click on Egnyte Desktop Sync Service and select Stop or Start.

    Note: If you wish to disable the services permanently, please proceed to the steps below.

  4. Once Egnyte Desktop Sync Service is stopped, right click on the service again and select Properties.
  5. On the Startup type field, select Disabled, then click OK.


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