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b)    Append to the original value above this string: (A;;0x1;;;SID)

For example, the original value of CustomSD for Application log is:

the value you need to set in the item "Eventlog: Security descriptor for Application event log" should be like:

Instead of adding a user SID , add a group SID so next time you can add a user on that group for giving the same permission, I have tested that and that should be OK.


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Download the SID finder tool from the below link.