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System Events Broker - Windows 10 Service

Coordinates execution of background work for WinRT application. If this service is stopped or disabled, then background work might not be triggered.

This service also exists in Windows 8.

Startup Type

Windows 10 edition 1507 1511 1607 1703
Home Automatic Automatic Automatic Automatic
Pro Automatic Automatic Automatic Automatic
Education Automatic Automatic Automatic Automatic
Enterprise Automatic Automatic Automatic Automatic

Default Properties

Display name:System Events Broker
Service name:SystemEventsBroker
Type:share
Path:%WinDir%\system32\svchost.exe -k DcomLaunch
File:%WinDir%\System32\SystemEventsBrokerServer.dll
Error control:normal
Object:LocalSystem
Privileges:
  • SeCreateGlobalPrivilege
  • SeImpersonatePrivilege
  • SeTcbPrivilege
  • SeCreatePermanentPrivilege

Default Behavior

The System Events Broker service is running as LocalSystem in a shared process of svchost.exe. Other services might run in the same process. If System Events Broker fails to start, the error is logged. Windows 10 startup proceeds, but a message box is displayed informing you that the SystemEventsBroker service has failed to start.

Dependencies

System Events Broker is unable to start, if at least one of the following services is stopped or disabled:

If System Events Broker is stopped, the Task Scheduler service fails to start and initialize.

Restore Default Startup Type for System Events Broker

Automated Restore

1. Select your Windows 10 edition and release, and then click on the Download button below.

2. Save the RestoreSystemEventsBrokerWindows10.bat file to any folder on your hard drive.

3. Right-click the downloaded batch file and select Run as administrator.

4. Restart the computer to save changes.

Note. Make sure that the SystemEventsBrokerServer.dll file exists in the %WinDir%\System32 folder. If this file is missing you can try to restore it from your Windows 10 installation media.