Event ID 10010 — Application or Service Restart Status

Updated: December 6, 2007

Applies To: Windows Server 2008

Installation or update programs use Restart Manager to restart applications and services that were shut down during the installation or update process. If this restart process fails, a system restart might be required for applications and services to function correctly.

Event Details

Product: Windows Operating System
ID: 10010
Source: Microsoft-Windows-RestartManager
Version: 6.0
Message: Application '%3' (pid %2) cannot be restarted - %9.


Manually restart the application or service

You must manually restart the application or service that was identified in the event message details. Restart Manager will attempt to resolve the issue the next time it runs.


To verify that the restart process was successful, review the event log after a system restart or after the completion of the installation or upgrade process. If no further events are logged, the restart process was successful.

Application or Service Restart Status

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