Windows Security Log Event ID 683

Operating Systems Windows Server 2000
Windows 2003 and XP
Type Success
Corresponding events
in Windows 2008
and Vista

683: Session disconnected from winstation

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Windows logs this event when a user disconnects from a terminal server (aka remote desktop) session as opposed to an full logoff which triggers event 538.

User Name and Domain identify the user of the remote desktop connection that was reconnected to.

Logon ID corresponds to the logon id specified in an earlier event 528. See 528 for more details.

Client Name specifies the computer name of the client computer while Client Address specifies its IP address.

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Description Fields in 683

  •  User Name: %1
  •  Domain:  %2
  •  Logon ID:  %3
  •  Session Name: %4
  •  Client Name: %5
  •  Client Address: %6

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Examples of 683

Session disconnected from winstation:
User Name:administrator
Logon ID:(0x0,0x5BAA5)
Session Name:Unknown
Client Name:CPQ
Client Address:

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