Windows Tutorials - Herong's Tutorial Examples - Version 5.60, by Dr. Herong Yang

"netsh winsock show catalog" - Showing Winsock 2 LSP

This section provides a tutorial example on how to display a list of all Winsock 2 LSPs installed on a Windows system with the command: 'netsh winsock show catalog'

If you want to see a list of all Winsock 2 LSPs installed on a Windows system, you can run the "netsh winsock show catalog" command as shown in the tutorial below:

C:\herong>netsh winsock show catalog > LSP.txt

C:\herong>type LSP.txt

...
Winsock Catalog Provider Entry
------------------------------------------------------
Entry Type:            Layered Chain Entry
Description:           Google Desktop over [MSAFD Tcpip [TCP/IP]]
Provider ID:           {EE01642A-DC4F-4A1B-8610-5E0D713F6621}
Provider Path:         C:\Program Files\Google\Google Desktop Search
                          \GoogleDesktopNetwork1.dll
Catalog Entry ID:      1017
Version:               2
Address Family:        2
Max Address Length:    16
Min Address Length:    16
Socket Type:           1
Protocol:              6
Protocol Chain Length: 2
Protocol Chain: 1016 : 1001

...
Winsock Catalog Provider Entry
------------------------------------------------------
Entry Type:            Base Service Provider
Description:           MSAFD Tcpip [TCP/IP]
Provider ID:           {E70F1AA0-AB8B-11CF-8CA3-00805F48A192}
Provider Path:         %SystemRoot%\system32\mswsock.dll
Catalog Entry ID:      1001
Version:               2
Address Family:        2
Max Address Length:    16
Min Address Length:    16
Socket Type:           1
Protocol:              6
Protocol Chain Length: 1

...
Winsock Catalog Provider Entry
------------------------------------------------------
Entry Type:            Base Service Provider
Description:           RSVP TCP Service Provider
Provider ID:           {9D60A9E0-337A-11D0-BD88-0000C082E69A}
Provider Path:         %SystemRoot%\system32\rsvpsp.dll
Catalog Entry ID:      1015
Version:               6
Address Family:        2
Max Address Length:    16
Min Address Length:    16
Socket Type:           1
Protocol:              6
Protocol Chain Length: 1

...
Name Space Provider Entry
------------------------------------------------------
Description:           Tcpip
Provider ID:           {22059D40-7E9E-11CF-AE5A-00AA00A7112B}
Name Space:            12
Active:   1
Version:  0

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Winsock - Windows Sockets API

 What is Winsock (Windows Socket) API?

 Winsock 2 API Architecture

 Winsock 2 SPI and LSP Layers

 mswsock.dll - Microsoft Windows Sockets 2.0 Service Provider

"netsh winsock show catalog" - Showing Winsock 2 LSP

 Winsock 2 LSP and Spyware Trojans

 rundlll.dll - Winsock 2 LSP Spyware Trojan

 Winsock 2 LSP Stack Registry Corruption

 LSP-Fix - LSP Stack Repair Tool

 Java on Windows

 Glossary of Terms

 Outdated Tutorials

 References

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"netsh winsock show catalog" - Showing Winsock 2 LSP - Updated in 2014, by Dr. Herong Yang