How to Collect Event Viewer logs

How to Collect Event Viewer logs

Environment

  • Microsoft Windows: All Supported Versions

Objective

To collect Event Viewer logs 

Resolution

  1. Navigate to Start > Run > type “eventvwr > click OK.
  2. Event Viewer will open
  3. In the left hand pane, expand "Windows Logs"
  4. In the left hand pane, Right click "Application"
  5. Select "Save All Events As"
  6. Fill in name, save as type: Event Files (.evtx)
  7. Select "Display information for these languages"
  8. Select "English"
  9. Click "Ok"
  10. In the left hand pane, right click "System"
  11. Select "Save All Events As"
  12. Fill in name, save as type: Event Files (.evtx)
  13. Select "Display information for these languages"
  14. Select "English"
  15. Click "Ok"

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