Event ID 63 may be logged in the Application log after you install Windows Server 2008


Symptoms


After you install Windows Server 2008, an event ID 63 that resembles the following event may be logged in the Application log:

Cause


This issue occurs because the Windows Management Instrumentation (WMI) provider host process runs under the privileged Local System account. Because the WmiPerfClass provider is a trusted source, you can safely ignore this event.

Status


This behavior is by design.