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Set CMTrace Font

Might be a bit of a long shot but I was wondering if anyone knew of, or could speculate on, a way to change the default font of CMTrace. It seems to use some Sans-Serif font. I'd like to change it to ...
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Incremental file copy on Windows

Is there an effecient way to mirror text log files between two Windows servers? I'd like to ship the logs off a production server to another server for near real-time analysis. The log files are 1 ...
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windows GUI app open “fake log file” redirect log to tcp socket?

Lots of windows GUI application can save log to a local log file, but the log file have to be file in local driver or network mapping driver. for example: c:\log.log I want to know whether it is ...
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How to collect remote windows logs as a non-admin

I am trying to collect logs from remote windows machines (Windows Server 2008R2 and Windows 7) and I can't figure out a way to do so in such a way that I should still be able to accomplish this ...
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Apache2 on Windows - Log Files don't rotate

I've got an Apache 2.4.6 (64 Bit) running on a Windows Server 2012 (64 Bit) machine. I want to achieve a log file rotation every day or if a size of 29MB is reached. As documented on ...
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Getting Webalizer to show URL stats for all time, not by month

The conf file has this section: AllSites yes AllURLs yes AllReferrers yes AllAgents yes AllSearchStr yes AllUsers yes ...which is great, but I don't see any way to show the same ...
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1answer
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Rotate other logs with rotatelogs.exe

On my machine there is some process which is writing a log in C:\Application.log. Now I want to rotate the logs file without stopping that application. On the same machine I have apache 2.2. As I know ...
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IIS 6 Incorrect Log Timestamp

On of our web servers is logging the time incorrectly. We are running IIS 6 on Server 2003 SP2. As of April 2012, all of the entries in the web log are dated 2013-01-18 21:15:15. Has anyone seen this ...
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Possible to forward logs for microsoft products

This may be a duplicate, as i'm fishing for information, as I'm not that au fait with logging on windows. I know on Unix you can ship syslogs via the relay and RFC 5424. I also know you forward ...
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What does dvi, int, sto, flq etc. stand for in setupapi.dev.log-files?

When debugging my .inf-file I have ended up reading the setupapi.dev.log-file (/windows/inf/) to find out what is going wrong. The Microsoft generated log-file contains the following abbreviations ...
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(Windows) Real-time monitoring of log files & regex pattern matching to trigger email alerts

Is there an application that can monitor a number of log files (text) and watch for regular expression pattern matches, then send email alerts when it finds one? I'm looking for something that will ...
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1answer
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Where are the windows firewall logs stored?

I don't know where Windows 7 stores the logs for the windows firewall. Can anybody tell me? Thanks in advance.
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Accessing large log files on a unix machine with textpad

I'm interested to access large log files on a unix server with textpad. (textpad for history reasons, i personally prefer ofcourse less awk grep etc) but I have many personal who rather be using ...
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3answers
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Any QUICK hints for starting off with Splunk

Just downloaded a trial of Splunk, and am thinking of using it to monitor a Windows server base, with the associated apps, e.g.: o Windows event logs / WMI queries (for Windows O/S, SQL Server, ...
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608 views

SQL Database Log file just keeps on growing

Problem Solved (Kind of...) I am slightly embarrassed to admit that this behaviour was caused by a stored procedure called as part of an inhouse app. However, even having fixed the bug I still don't ...
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Windows: record I/O stats (eqivalent to iostat)

Are there any tools on Windows that allow performance statistics to be recorded? Something similar to iostat 10 > iostat.log on Unix? I have 10 Windows VMs that run a whole lot of regression ...
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Excel techniques for perfmon csv log file analysis

I have perfmon running against several servers, where I'm outputting to a .csv file data like CPU %time, memory bytes free, hard disk I/O metrics like s/write and writes/s. The ones graphing the SQL ...
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1answer
113 views

need help with logparser on iis logs

I am using logparser 2.2 and need a script that does two things: finding urls that contain a value within referer need to loop over 30 folders logparser -rpt:-1 "select count(*)INTO feeds.txt from ...
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1answer
110 views

List all files modified or created by certain application

Is there a free tool to list all files modified by certain application? What I would like to see is that I can start "monitoring" and start my application (MS Word). After that I can stop ...
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0answers
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Should I be concerned at Microsoft Security Essentials network sweep with full scan enabled?

I'm trying out Microsoft Security Essentials on a test computer. I set it to run a full scan last night at 2am, and this morning I noticed a lot of 403s in my Apache error.log coming from that ...
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1answer
733 views

Flushing / Erase PHP Error log on Windows IIS

I have an IIS server that I'm working on. There's a file at C:\Windows\Temp\php-errors.log that I'm using to debug some 500 errors. After abusing the usage a bit (wrote out a bunch of debug output to ...
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3answers
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Is there a safe way to force an IIS log file rollover on a production web server?

I often have to look at problems on live web servers, would like to know if there is a safe way to force an IIS log file rollover on a production server.
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Automatically merge log files, keeping all lines

I have a program assigning serial numbers on a client PC (Windows XP). It writes a log to a server file share (Windows Server 2003), and also locally in case of network error. (This means that the ...
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Web-based log parser for real-time monitoring? [closed]

Running Windows 2008. I'm using Google Analytics which is perfect, except for: 1. data is 24 hours old 2. cannot monitor web services My best solution is to use something like LogParser, which ...
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2answers
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How do I get a detailed vista bootlog?

How can I get a detailed report of what/when things are getting loaded during vista boot? The basic reports found in the event viewer are @ too high of a level. Someone must've needed more ...
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516 views

General tips for interpreting error logs

Reading log files can be pretty frustrating as, by nature, their content says as much about the developer who penned them as the problem itself. Do you have any general purpose tips for interpreting ...
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2answers
610 views

How do i get userenv.log to log dates?

How do i get the userenv.log (C:\WINDOWS\Debug\UserMode\userenv.log) to log dates as well as times? The current format is this USERENV(2b4.498) 10:51:22:140 ProcessGPOs: Extension Microsoft Offline ...
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Convenient Windows equivalent to tail -f logfile?

Is there some convenient alternative to this on Windows? I always miss this away from Linux. And no I don't consider Cygwin or some other bash port to be "convenient". :) Either a small app that'll ...
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How to monitor a windows log file in real time? [closed]

There is a already question that asks about opening a large log files. But my intention is different. Is there any application that monitors a log file and updates as it is updated in real time? ...
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Detecting Thumb Drive use on a Windows Machine

My company has a problem with customers potentially using thumb drives to record and access information on companies' machines which we contract with to run testing applications for us. Ideally, we'd ...