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This tag is for questions about Windows' Event Viewer. Event Viewer is where Windows stores logs generated by the Operating System and certain applications.

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Event viewer filtering - MS Sql server - How to filter logins from outside?

I want to filter event log to show SQL logon that was initiated from other machines, I have thousands of logins from local machine and few ones from other machines. I want to monitor that connections ...
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shortcut for Eventvwr > Connect to another computer

I was wondering if you can write the following action in a batch command? eventvwr (open the event viewer) Menu Action > Connect to another computer Type in the name of the computer. Connect. This ...
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Syslog - capturing event logs from Win2k boxes

I asked this question in SuperUser without much luck and so I am posting it here to see if anyone can assist. We have a central syslog server and we want it to capture event log events from Windows ...
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users unable to view security log in event viewer

I want to create a user account who are able to view security log in event viewer but not as a administrator but just as a power user. I had been getting this error when I click the security ...
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Exchange 2010: Replication Service Still Trying to Replicate Deleted Mailbox Store

In advance, thank you for your opinions! I just migrated from Server/Exchange 2003 to Server 2008 SR2 running Exchange 2010. I had an extra mailbox that appeared with some system mailboxes in it. I ...
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Event 4098, 0x80070533 Logon failure: account currently disabled?

Having started to upgrade our PCs to Windows 7 we have noticed that we are getting group policy warnings in Event Viewer such as: "The user 'Word.qat' preference item in the 'a_Office2007_Users ...
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Is there something like windows event viewer in linux platform?

I can check all kinds of error info with event viewer, but I'm not yet aware of there is such utility in linux, I can only check error logs of a specific application, or is there such a tool in ...
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Event ID 3009 on SBS 2003 R2

Getting the following error on my SBS 2003 R2 Server: Server ActiveSync: Unexpected Exchange mailbox Server error: Server: [celeritympp.mpp1.local] User: [jwhalen@mpp1.com] HTTP status code: [409]. ...
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Is it possible to enable logging of RDP connections / disconnections under Windows XP and Windows 7?

As the title suggests, I'm trying to keep an eye on RDP connections / disconnections to a couple of machines. One's running Windows XP and one's running Windows 7. I've checked the event logs on the ...
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WinXP Event Viewer: Internet Explorer - how to log events?

I'm trying to debug a strange rendering/interaction issue with a web application in IE and thought I'd peek at the event viewer in Windows (XP) to see if anything odd was happening at the same time. ...
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Event Viewer ID for start events

What is the Event ID code in the Windows Event Viewer that will tell me: Server has started IIS has started Is there a place online where I can look these things up? Thanks! Chris
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Access to server's application event log without being a PowerUser

Is there a way to grant users access to the Application Event Log on a server without making them a PowerUser on the server? There are other tools that we can use (syslog or elmah), but it would be ...