CloseEventLog function

Closes the specified event log.

Syntax

BOOL CloseEventLog(
  HANDLE hEventLog
);

Parameters

hEventLog

A handle to the event log to be closed. The OpenEventLog or OpenBackupEventLog function returns this handle.

Return Value

If the function succeeds, the return value is nonzero.

If the function fails, the return value is zero. To get extended error information, call GetLastError.

Requirements

   
Windows version Windows 2000 Professional [desktop apps only] Windows 2000 Server [desktop apps only]
Target Platform Windows
Header winbase.h (include Windows.h)
Library Advapi32.lib
DLL Advapi32.dll

See Also

Event Logging Functions

OpenEventLog