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How to Start/Stop Windows Event Collector service

Service name: Wecsvc

Display name: Windows Event Collector


This service manages persistent subscriptions to events from remote sources that support WS-Management protocol. This includes
Windows Vista event logs, hardware and IPMI-enabled event sources. The service stores forwarded events in a local Event Log. If this
service is stopped or disabled event subscriptions cannot be created and forwarded events cannot be accepted.

Path to executable:

C:\Windows\system32\svchost.exe -k NetworkService

Type services.msc and press Enter

Locate Windows Event Collector service observe his current status and open to make changes

From General tab you can Start/Stop and change the Startup type of Windows Event Collector service

To finish press ok button and close Services window

This method shows you how to Start/Stop Windows Event Collector service from Services.msc

Please perform the following steps:

Please go to Start and click on the Search programs and files