Windows Server Event: 6005

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System Event » Windows Server Event: 6005

Event ID 6005: The event log service was started.

Description The event is logged at boot time noting that the Event Log service was started.
Category Event log
Subcategory Startup/Shutdown

Pro tips:

  • With the help of ADAudit Plus, administrators can be notified in real time whenever the event log service starts.
  • The reports give detailed information about when the event log service was started and which domain controller it was started in.

Event 6005 applies to the following operating systems:

  • Windows Server 2008 R2 and 7
  • Windows Server 2012 R2 and 8.1
  • Windows Server 2016 and 10