Event Log View
Event log view is a visual representation of event log.
Event list is the main element of Event Log Explorer. It
displays log view as a scrollable table.
The following event log columns are available:
- Event Type (Information, Warning, Error, Audit Success, Audit
- Event Date
- Event Time
- Event ID
- Source Name
- Category Name
- User name (including domain name)
- Computer name
- Description (if
in Line is enabled).
Some Event Log Explorer commands (e.g. Copy to clipboard) may
work with multiple selection.
To select several events in the event list
If they are contiguous:
- Click the first message
- Go down the list to the last message
- Press and hold SHIFT, and then click the last message. The
whole set of messages will be selected.
If they are are not contiguous press and hold CTRL, and then
click each message that you want to select.
To sort the list by a certain column, click on the column
header. Click a second time to reverse the sort order. To sort
event list from the oldest events to the newest or visa versa,
To popup Event list context menu
click right mouse button anywhere on the Event list.
See also: Bookmarking events,
Filtering events, Event list context menu, Viewing Event Logs
Log view control toolbar displays log view status message (e.g.
Loading, Filtering, Showing events), event list navigator buttons
(First, Previous, Next, Last) and different status indicators:
Description box displays event description (Description tab) and
binary data (Data tab) associated with the selected event.
To hide or show the description box, select
from the main