What was event ID 540?

What was event ID 540?

In Windows 2000 and XP, the following information is not made available: Caller User Name. Caller Domain. Caller Logon ID….Event ID 540 – Successful Network Logon.

Event ID 540
Type Success Audit
Description Successful network logon

What is the event ID for user logon?

ID 4624
Introduction. Event ID 4624 (viewed in Windows Event Viewer) documents every successful attempt at logging on to a local computer. This event is generated on the computer that was accessed, in other words, where the logon session was created.

Which event ID entry number represents a successful logging on to a computer?

Windows Security Log Event ID 528 – Successful Logon.

What is the difference between event ID 4624 and 4776?

Event ID 4624/ Logon is a session event which include member servers. It shows a user, hostname, and ip. Event 4776 is authentication with kerberos.

What is logon type 2?

Logon Type 2: Interactive. An event with logon type=2 occurs whenever a user logs on (or attempts to log on) a computer locally, e.g. by typing user name and password on Windows logon prompt. Events with logon type = 2 occur when a user logs on with a local or a domain account.

How can I tell if someone is logged into my computer remotely?


  1. Hold down the Windows Key, and press “R” to bring up the Run window.
  2. Type “CMD“, then press “Enter” to open a command prompt.
  3. At the command prompt, type the following then press “Enter“: query user /server:computername.
  4. The computer name or domain followed by the username is displayed.

What is a Type 3 logon event?

Logon type 3: Network. A user or computer logged on to this computer from the network. The description of this logon type clearly states that the event logged when somebody accesses a computer from the network. Commonly it appears when connecting to shared resources (shared folders, printers etc.).

What is a logon type 5?

Virtual Accounts only come up in Service logon types (type 5), when Windows starts a logon session in connection with a service starting up. You can configure services to run as a virtual account which is what Microsoft calls a “managed local account”.

What is the difference between 4625 and 4776?

Please check if the logon failure comes from different machines at different times of the day. 4625(F): An account failed to log on. 4776(S, F): The computer attempted to validate the credentials for an account.

How do I monitor LDAP Kerberos and NTLM traffic to your domain controllers?

How to identify and monitor LDAP, Kerberos and NTLM connections to a domain controller

  1. Select Event Trace Data.
  2. Click next, select the path, save this file and click finish.
  3. Here you may configure many options if you are interested to save the file different path for example or have the stop condition.

What is logon type 3 in Event Viewer?

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