How to Fix IpOverUsbSvc error while registering Windows Phone device

Sometimes while registering your Windows Phone device for development you might get a IpOverUsbSvc error.

Here’s how to register your device for development.

A simple fix that seems to work most of the times is to restart the service. Here’s how to do it.

Step 1: Open Powershell in Admin mode

Go to start and search for Powershell. Open it in Administrator mode by right clicking.


Step 2: Run the commands to restart the service

Run the following commands to restart the IpOverUsbSvc service.



Vivek Maskara

I am pursuing BTech in Software Engineering from Delhi Technological University. I develop apps, create websites and blog about my app experiences.

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