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I have a windows Server 2008 R2 cluster and I would like to be able to distinguish between a user initiated failover and a failover caused be a resource check failing.

I was hoping that the cluster service would write this information to the event log; but it appears this is not occurring. is there any way to make the cluster service write an event to the event log when a failover occurs?

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How to create the cluster.log in Windows Server 2008 Failover Clustering

http://blogs.msdn.com/b/clustering/archive/2008/09/24/8962934.aspx

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I need to check and see whether the log contains this information. I was hoping for something that would write directly to either the application or system event log. –  Jason Horner Mar 8 '11 at 15:20

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