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Win Api Eventlog Sensor Fails after Windows Updates



All of our Win Api Eventlog Sensors show the error message "System Error. Code: 5. Access Denied" after installing the latest Windows Updates on these Servers. Any suggestions how to fix this?

eventlog prtg winapi

Created on Jun 24, 2021 7:20:35 AM

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Hello Janik,

This a known issue, more information about this can be found in the following article.

Kind regards,
Sasa Ignjatovic, Tech Support Team

Created on Jun 25, 2021 8:34:14 AM by  Sasa Ignjatovic [Paessler Support]

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