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The other day I was sitting on my Windows 7 workstation and suddenly got kicked out to the switch user screen, showing my main and only account as being logged in. This is typical if I remote desktop into my workstation, so I was immediately worried that someone (not me) had logged into my computer via remote desktop. I checked the Windows Event viewer, and I'm having a hard time making sense of what it is showing. Can anyone tell me what these events mean?

The time I was on the computer was 11:15pm, and you can see the timestamps on the screenshot below showing 1:00am and 4:00am.

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The special logins are likely from an elevated system process performing a background task, such as a defrag. Not sure about the logoff problem though. –  DanBig Feb 28 '13 at 17:35
    
See serverfault.com/questions/121399/… and serverfault.com/questions/312928/… (possible duplicate?) –  Freddie Witherden Feb 28 '13 at 19:14
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