"Secondary Logon - seclogon.dll" Service on Windows Server 2008

Q

What is "Secondary Logon" in my Windows Server 2008 service list? And how is "Secondary Logon" service related to seclogon.dll?

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A

"Secondary Logon" is a Windows Server 2008 service that "Enables starting processes under alternate credentials. If this service is stopped, this type of logon access will be unavailable. If this service is disabled, any services that explicitly depend on it will fail to start." "Secondary Logon" service is provided by seclogon.dll DLL file.

Detailed information on "Secondary Logon" service:

Service name: seclogon
Display name: Secondary Logon
Execution command: C:\Windows\system32\svchost.exe -k netsvcs
Start type: Manual
Service status: Stopped
Dependencies: None

"Secondary Logon" service is provided by the svchost.exe program, see "svchost.exe Executable Program on Windows Server 2008" for details.

Disabling "Secondary Logon" service should not cause any issues when running Windows Server 2008 system.

 

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