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I'm looking for a free log analyzer for windows 2003 RAS logs, specifically VPN logs. My goal is to determine how many times a particular user connects.

I googled of course and found 100s of links, but I’m concerned about viruses without some feedback from real users. Anyone used anything successfully?

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What logging options do you have set? – joeqwerty Aug 2 '11 at 14:59
All options currently – Alan Aug 2 '11 at 16:17
That's not exactly what I was looking for. On the Logging tab of the RRAS server properties there are 4 radio buttons and 1 check box, which of these is selected? – joeqwerty Aug 2 '11 at 16:55
log errors and warnings - unchecked. – Alan Aug 3 '11 at 13:23
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IAS Log Viewer works well for IAS (including RADIUS) and RRAS. There is a portable version with no install as well as installable.

It is shareware -- and can be used for free (as in beer). If you like it, pay the developers to register it and unlock additional goodies.

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Worked like a champ!! Thanks!! – Alan Aug 2 '11 at 19:11

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