Windows Security Log Event ID 1105

Operating Systems Windows 2008 R2 and 7
Windows 2012 R2 and 8.1
Windows 2016 and 10
Windows Server 2019 and 2022
 • Subcategory
Non Audit (Event Log)
 • Log automatic backup
Type Success
Corresponding events
in Windows 2003
and before

1105: Event log automatic backup

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This event is only logged when "When maximum log size is reached:" is set to "Archive the log when full, do not overwrite events". When the log reaches maximum size Windows saves it to %systemroot%\System32\Winevt\Logs\ with the file name Archive-Security-YYYY-MM-DD-HH-MM-SS-NNN.evtx.

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Description Fields in 1105

  • Log: Security
  • File: (location and name of backup file)

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Examples of 1105

Event log automatic backup

     Log Security
     File: C:\Windows\System32\Winevt\Logs\Archive-Security-2007-12-11-23-55-03-007.evtx

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