To display computer properties dialog, highlight the computer in
the Computers tree, click right mouse
button on it and select Properties from the context menu.
Description - description of
the computer. The description will appear in the tree near the
computer name in parentheses.
Group - a group to which the
Time correction (in hours) - a
value that will be added to the time of each event on this
Time correction is useful when you want to view event logs as
you would be in other timezone. All event logs store event time in
UTC. When you view event logs with Event Log Explorer, it
automatically converts UTC to your local time. Sometimes you may
want to view event logs in their server time zone. To do so, you
should set time correction as hour difference between your local
time zone and the remote server time zone.
You can press Calculate button to
automatically calculate such difference.
API to access event logs -
Windows API that Event Log Explorer will use to open and read event
logs from this computer.