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How to find the event viewer lifetime in 2012 DC

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  • Hi All,

    We need to find the events log for 2 days before , however i can see only current days events logs. can any help me to find old even logs or atleast the life span of event logs, so i can inform to clients that it has expired and not able to find


    Monday, October 12, 2015 1:18 PM

Answers

  • Unfortunately they were overwritten. It means they were lost. For the next time you may increase maximum log size.

    note: These settings are different for each log file. So you must configure them separately. 

    • Marked as answer by Masthanomatic Monday, October 12, 2015 2:51 PM
    Monday, October 12, 2015 2:48 PM

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  • Monday, October 12, 2015 1:42 PM
  • hello,

    thanks for the reply,

    it also gives only current day event logs, i need to know yesterday events logs, however the first option is selected in my DC

    Overwrite events as needed:

    Monday, October 12, 2015 2:33 PM
  • Unfortunately they were overwritten. It means they were lost. For the next time you may increase maximum log size.

    note: These settings are different for each log file. So you must configure them separately. 

    • Marked as answer by Masthanomatic Monday, October 12, 2015 2:51 PM
    Monday, October 12, 2015 2:48 PM