SharePoint Audit Log Event ID 17

SourceSharePoint (LOGbinder SP)
Audit FlagCopy
Windows Security Log
 • Subcategory
Object Access
 • Application Generated
Type Success

17: Object copied

This is an event from SharePoint audit event from LOGbinder SP generated by Audit Flag  Copy.

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This event indicates an object was copied.  Not all methods of copying objects in SharePoint generate this audit - click here for more information.

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Description Fields in 17

  • Occurred: this is the date and time when SharePoint recorded the event to the internal SharePoint audit log and may be earlier than the date/time in the header of this event which reflects when LOGbinder SP wrote the event to Windows event log
  • Site: This is the URL of the site generating this event
  • User: name of the user who performed the action
  • Object
    • Type: Document, et al
    • Title: may be n/a
    • Description: may be n/a
  • Original location: relative URL of source object
  • New location: full URL of target object

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Examples of 17

Object copied
Occurred: 11/20/2011 9:28:32 PM
Site: http://sp2010-sp
User: System Account
  Type: Document
  Title: n/a
  Description: n/a
Original location: Shared Documents/Auditing_settings.xlsx
New location: http://sp2010-sp/Customer%20Data%20Library/Auditing_settings.xlsx

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