1100(S): The event logging service has shut down.

Applies to

  • Windows 10
  • Windows Server 2016
Event 1100 illustration

Subcategory: Other Events

Event Description:

This event generates every time Windows Event Log service has shut down.

It also generates during normal system shutdown.

This event doesn’t generate during emergency system reset.

Note  For recommendations, see Security Monitoring Recommendations for this event.


Event XML:

- <Event xmlns="http://schemas.microsoft.com/win/2004/08/events/event">
- <System>
 <Provider Name="Microsoft-Windows-Eventlog" Guid="{fc65ddd8-d6ef-4962-83d5-6e5cfe9ce148}" /> 
 <EventID>1100</EventID> 
 <Version>0</Version> 
 <Level>4</Level> 
 <Task>103</Task> 
 <Opcode>0</Opcode> 
 <Keywords>0x4020000000000000</Keywords> 
 <TimeCreated SystemTime="2015-10-15T07:02:20.010585400Z" /> 
 <EventRecordID>1048124</EventRecordID> 
 <Correlation /> 
 <Execution ProcessID="820" ThreadID="964" /> 
 <Channel>Security</Channel> 
 <Computer>DC01.contoso.local</Computer> 
 <Security /> 
 </System>
- <UserData>
 <ServiceShutdown xmlns="http://manifests.microsoft.com/win/2004/08/windows/eventlog" /> 
 </UserData>
 </Event>

Required Server Roles: None.

Minimum OS Version: Windows Server 2008, Windows Vista.

Event Versions: 0.

Security Monitoring Recommendations

For 1100(S): The event logging service has shut down.

  • With this event, you can track system shutdowns and restarts.

  • This event also can be a sign of malicious action when someone tried to shut down the Log Service to cover his or her activity.