Event ID 15511 — Wired AutoConfig Service

Applies To: Windows Server 2008

Wired AutoConfig (dot3svc) is a service that configures the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) 802.1X port-based security settings on IEEE 802.3 Ethernet adapters. Wired AutoConfig operates in conjunction with IEEE 802.1X authenticating switches and Remote Authentication Dial-in User Service (RADIUS) servers to perform 802.1X client authentication for access to IEEE 802.3 Ethernet networks. When enabled, Wired AutoConfig settings apply to all IEEE 802.3 Ethernet network adapters on the computer.

Event Details

Product: Windows Operating System
ID: 15511
Source: Microsoft-Windows-Wired-AutoConfig
Version: 6.0
Symbolic Name: Dot3svcStartEventDesc
Message: The Wired AutoConfig service entered the running state.


This is a normal condition. No further action is required.

Wired AutoConfig Service