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Event ID: 8000 Source: ntbackup

Source
Level
Description
Begin Backup of "System State"
Verify:  On
Mode:  Append
Type:  Copy
Comments
 
As per Microsoft: "The specified backup has started. One Begin Backup event appears in Event Viewer for each backup type created during a backup operation. For example, two Begin Backup events appear if you started a backup of your C: drive and System State". See MSW2KDB for additional information about this event.
This event is generated by NT Backup on Win2000. Event 8000 is triggered by the startup of the backup process. In this example, "System State" backup and the above options had been selected. See ME269826, ME318429, ME814891, and ME840013 for additional information.

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