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How to Start/Stop Windows Event Log service

Service name: eventlog

Display name: Windows Event Log


Description:

This service manages events and event logs. It supports logging events, querying events, subscribing to events, archiving event logs, and
managing event metadata. It can display events in both XML and plain text format. Stopping this service may compromise security and
reliability of the system.


Path to executable:

C:\Windows\System32\svchost.exe -k LocalServiceNetworkRestricted

Regedit:
This method shows you how to Start/Stop Windows Event Log service from Registry Editor

Please perform the following steps:

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

Type regedit and press Enter

Please confirm User Account Control pop-up

Microsoft official disclaimer


Warning Serious problems might occur if you modify the registry incorrectly by using Registry Editor or by using another method. These problems might require
that you reinstall the operating system. Microsoft cannot guarantee that these problems can be solved. Modify the registry at your own risk.


Please navigate to HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\services\eventlog and locate Start registry key

Double click on Start and edit the value:


Change Startup type :

Automatic - 2

Manual - 3

Disabled - 4

Automatic (Delayed Start) - 2


Note: When you change to Automatic (Delayed Start) a new key DelayedAutostart is created with value 1

When you change to Automatic from Automatic (Delayed Start), DelayedAutostart change value to 0

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