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CloseEventLog function

Closes the specified event log.

Syntax


BOOL CloseEventLog(
  _Inout_  HANDLE hEventLog
);

Parameters

hEventLog [in, out]

A handle to the event log to be closed. The OpenEventLog or OpenBackupEventLog function returns this handle.

Return value

If the function succeeds, the return value is nonzero.

If the function fails, the return value is zero. To get extended error information, call GetLastError.

Examples

For an example, see Querying for Event Information.

Requirements

Minimum supported client

Windows 2000 Professional [desktop apps only]

Minimum supported server

Windows 2000 Server [desktop apps only]

Header

Winbase.h (include Windows.h)

Library

Advapi32.lib

DLL

Advapi32.dll

See also

Event Logging Functions
OpenEventLog

 

 

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