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%systemdrive%\windows\temp deletion rules

What are the rules for which the files in %systemdrive%\windows\temp are removed? I am not referring to rules that System Administrator add to system. I am referring to the built-in processes that ...
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1answer
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What are the drawbacks to using mod_log_rotate and rotatelogs.exe together?

On Microsoft-based platforms, are there any drawbacks or hidden pitfalls to using rotatelogs.exe for ErrorLog directive(s) and allowing mod_log_rotate to handle CustomLog directives for rotation? As I ...
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Making changes in Loglevel httpd.conf of apache server?

I am working on windows-7 Visual studio 2008,According to Apache: Configure "LogLevel debug" for certain modules only? i am making changes in the loglevel of configuration file I am giving ...
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1answer
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NXLOG File Input Search Patterns

I'm trying to use nxlog to forward vCenter messages to Logstash with the im_file input module and a pattern to specify the exact file(s) to watch. What would normally be simple is now needlessly ...
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Logging Apparently Not Working - Can't Set Configure Replication

I'm using a tutorial to set up a master (single) slave setup. When I run the command show master status; I get Empty set (0.00 sec). I have done a lot of research and believe that the log file I have ...
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martian entry in debian log file

I have a Debian Wheezy server and several windows 7(sp1) & windows xp (sp3) clients. The server has 2 network cards with eth0 the local internal. I am also running a dynamic DNS server on the ...
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1answer
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Is it possible to get logging in netsh interface portproxy

I am using netsh interface portproxy to do some port forwarding on a server. Is there any way at all to see any logs of what was the input sent to the port, whether something was forwarded etc? i.e. ...
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1answer
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Remotely diagnosing server 2012 boot problems with no KVM

I have a rented dedicated server that seems to have run into some issues. Unfortunately I have rented from a company who will only give hardware support leaving me in the dark. My server had been ...
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1answer
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Daily queries log file

Has MySQL a daily log rotation system? like Apache that creates daily log files? I'm having a very hard time to find any good info about this. Win Server 2008 R2 MySQL 5.1.11 I'm logging all ...
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Event log issues.

I have a server running home server 2011, and have been receiving an event log entree that seems to show up every morning just after midnight every night. The entree states The file system structure ...
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1answer
239 views

IIS 7.5 Log Request Processing Time

I am running on a performance issue with ASP.Net 2.0 Application. A page takes atmost 20+ secs to load in a browser. I would like to know where the problem is occurring, i.e in browser(rendering) or ...
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windows log logon activity: is it safe to rely on windows audit?

I found a guide that teaches, through turning on the Audit of the System Log on Activity via gpedit.msc, how to read the logon activity via eventvwr.msc Is this way of monitoring fully comprehensive? ...
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Git, plink, and cmd.exe: how do I set plink.exe to be verbose when used as GIT_SSH

How can I configure plink.exe to be verbose when run by git? The problem: on windows, using the command git.cmd clone git+ssh://user@host/repo folder when GIT_SSH=plink.exe intermittently fails ...
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Filter rsyslog message by message id?

I'm trying to filter out some windows logs, that from program named Security-Auditing and with a message id 4624, but it doesn't work: if $programname == 'Security-Alert' and $msgid == '4624' then ...
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2answers
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How to clear Windows event logs using command line?

Normally I can open the Computer Management console, go to the Event Viewer snap-in, open the Windows Logs folder, right-click on Application/Security/Setup/System subfolder, choose Clear Log and ...
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1answer
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Copying lines from multiple logfiles, based on content of the line

I have multiple log files of 10mb each. The content of the log files always look like this: 06.09.2012, 21:36:02:83: xxxxx yyyyyy zzz 06.09.2012, 21:36:02:84: xx yyy zzz 06.09.2012, 21:36:05:24: ...
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Collect remote logfiles and make them available via Webinterface

I got several windows servers which run multiple instances of a software that produces logfiles. We are talking about 5-10MB per hour per server. I want to collect these logs at a central server (in ...
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how change nginx temp & log folder or disable logging completely

I'm running nginx 1.3.5 under windows seven, I need to execute nginx directly from a read-only media (CD or DVD), but when I want to run it, it fails with this error: nginx: [alert] could not open ...
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Windows 2003 Active Directory: Log failed login attempts with the password used?

Windows 2003 Active Directory: Log failed login attempts with the password used? I want to log not only the username but the password used also for debugging purpose. Is there a way to do that? One of ...
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1answer
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Logging DNS requests on a windows DNS resolver

How can i log DNS requests sent by clients to a windows DNS resolver without using the debug log file technique? It can be a windows 2008+ only solution edit 1 - some additional background: i ...
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1answer
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Logging windows connections with netsh

I am trying to enable connection logging with netsh on Vista x64, as shown in this MSDN Article about Firewall troubleshooting... First, I enabled logging of allowed connections to ...
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Security Log in Event Viewer does not store IPs

I'd like to write a service that pulls Event Viewer records, specifically from the Security log. Of particular interest to me are things like event id 4625 (audit fail) messages. Ideally I'd like ...
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Real time and historical bandwidth analysis on a windows based IIS 6/7 box

Are there any tools that allow me to measure the inbound and outbound traffic of an IIS box? I have a server in a data center and I have a commit on bandwidth. If I exceed that commit, I get charged ...
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1answer
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Windows firewall logging. Log file is always blank

I have read many similar articles and posts on how to enable windows firewall logging. I have Win2k8r2 server without any Active Directory, DC, domains and other complicated stuff. Almost all of this ...
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Windows 2008 R2 network traffic logging

Can you advise me a network traffic logger for Windows 2008 R2? It expected to be executed as service and gather simple data "source ip/port, dest ip/port, packets size". I have tried to use ETW ...
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Missing Application Logs in Event Viewer, Windows 2008

We seem to be missing application logs in event viewer. The log just shows 0 messages. I came across some information attributing this issue to corrupted log files, I cleared the log but the issue is ...
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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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how to read log on window 2003 when user delete file or folder

I have 3 user on a Window 2003 Enterprise Server. How would I read the log when 1 user delete folder or file . Help for new bie . Many thanks
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In tomcat, how to redirect console output of the web apps to logfile?

I am running Tomcat 7 inside Netbeans in windows. Is there any way of redirecting System.out.println to log file? Right now I'm getting it on my console. Is there any way I can change the logging ...
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Tool to view multiple logs synchronised by timestamps

I'm looking for a tool which will allow me to scroll through logs from client and server, and keep both views in synch by timestamps within the log lines. So each log entry from log A would be ...
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1answer
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IIS access logs

In the past I've installed WinTail (similar to tail -f in Linux) to watch my IIS access logs on my Windows 2008 server. When I tried this and other similar software the refresh rate is extremely ...
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rsyslog or a similar distributed logging standard, for Windows?

I have a bunch of Windows Servers that run a bunch of apps, that log into local text files. I want to aggregate these text files into a centralized log server, where I can search them. Building ...
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How to redirect tomcat console log to files? Tomcat started via windows bat

When tomcat started as service it put his output log in \logs\stderr.log \logs\stdout.log How to write this log files when tomcat started as bat in windows? PS. tried to start tomcat with call ...
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Log an Application's Network Activity with Process Monitor and/or Fiddler or something else

I've got a bit of a tricky application I need to monitor. Its a Java .jnlp file. Using Process Monitor, I've been able to identify it (its instance of javaw) going out to the other servers in my ...
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Network UDP logger with replay

I need network logger utility with ability to replay the data it collected, for example, I will record incoming data on UDP port 1234 for 10 minutes, record it to file, then replay that data (with ...
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Are there any RDP activity logs? - Windows Server 2008 R2

a few users have logged into a server through RDP. I would like to monitor activity, but do not know my way round Windows Server that well. I am hoping there are logs of some kind around that I can ...
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free windows logs forwarding

I have the following problem. I have some log files (In Windows) and i want to forward them via syslog to a centralised log server (Linux). how could i do it ? I used snare , syslogagent , kiwi but ...
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How to get access denied for files logged in WIndows event log

I need to log access denied events for files and directories on a Windows Server 2008 R2. How do I go about getting them into the Windows Event Log?
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Wanted process monitor WITH logging to file (Win)

I was very surprised when to not find process monitor, which could be able to doing their work, and save some dumps with the specified periodicity. Does anyone know such like this?
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Logging Remote Desktop to Servers via Logon Script or GPO or What?

The objective here is to start a simple .NET application I've written which captures some environment variables (time, username, computername, etc) upon login. This .NET application subscribes to the ...
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PsExec and Remote Environment Variables, Logging, Etc

When I run PsExec on a remote computer, I always fall short of what I want. What I would like ideally in most situations is a) a log on an admin server where each individual log has the name of each ...
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1answer
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Tool for logging NIC link state events

Intel NICs have a driver option (in Windows) that will log link state events to the system log, so if the network drops out periodically you can determine that fact. Does anyone know of a simple ...
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Where can I find a list of the Windows EventCodes and their definitions?

It's fallen to me recently to sift through Windows logs and do some analysis on them. To start, I'm trying to get familiar with the EventCodes, but I've not had much success finding any comprehensive ...
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Why is Windows Tomcat handling stdout differently if it's from webapp vs from JVM?

I'm running Tomcat 6 under Windows, using the bundled Windows service runner. I seem to have the following behavior: If one of my webapps writes to stdout (via, say, System.out.println), then this ...
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1answer
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How do you rotate apache logs on windows without interrupting service?

I administrate a Windows Server 2003 (Standard Edition, 32-bit) installation running Apache2 and ColdFusion. The server has over 100 virtual hosts, each with an access log and an error log. I've been ...
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Logging Shared Folder access in Windows environment

Is there a way to log users upon accessing shared folders in Windows Server? My goal is to write a program that sort of runs in the background monitoring the shared folders and logs user information ...
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There is any Windows logger tool which would track file manipulation?

I want to be able to know who and when touched a file. My last question showed that I can't rely on NTFS.
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1answer
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Logging and Reporting on W2k3 print server printing

Simple setup, single Windows 2003 standard server running as a printer server. Domain users have rights to print to all of the printers setup on the printer server. Question: I know the event log ...
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How to have daily error and access logs on Apache (for Windows)?

We're running Apache 2.2.9 (Win32) with a few virtual hosts configured on the one server. Each has it's own ErrorLog and CustomLog settings which are in the format of "logs/[domain name]-error.log" ...
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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 ...