Viewing Expected and Unexpected Reboots on Windows Server 20xx

Written by James McDonald

May 27, 2019

Just logged into a server and discovered the unplanned reboot screen was asking why it had unexpectedly reboot.

So wanted to know when it happened and how often there had been planned and unexpected reboots

To get this information you have to filter your System Log for event ID 6006 and 6008

Once you have done that you get a list of events and then you can track down when it happened last


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