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Multiple ID 16405 events are incorrectly logged by BITS in Windows 10


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Symptom

The Background Intelligent Transfer Service (BITS) incorrectly logs multiple ID 16405 events in the Windows Event Viewer that resemble the following:

This event appears near several 1502 or 1503 GroupPolicy events that have a similar time stamp. Additionally, the issue is not present strating with Windows 10, version 1809, and the 16405 events are an indication of a legitimate device configuration problem.

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Cause

This issue occurs when the profile is set by using Group Policy.

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More information

Event ID 16405 together with event ID 1502 or 1503 is added on BITS clients whenever a profile is set up, whether it's set up correctly or not. You should interpret the event as meaning that a bandwidth profile was set up. It does not indicate any issue.

Note If there is no associated event 1502 or 1503 that has a similar time stamp, this indicates that there is a problem with the device’s configuration.

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Keywords: event ID 16405 bits, kb, kbsurevynew

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Article Info
Article ID : 4230568
Revision : 15
Created on : 1/15/2019
Published on : 1/15/2019
Exists online : False
Views : 629