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Application Event Logs Do NOT Show up on Active Cluster Node running Exchange 2k

Hello everyone. We have a MS cluster running Win2k ADV server and Exchange 2k. For whatever reason, the primary node (running in Active/Passive) will NOT display my Application Event logs:( The screen is completely blank! It is very difficult for me to trouble shoot an issue with the server becuase of this.

Does anyone know why this may be happening???
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rrose987
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rrose987
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oBdACommented:
The event log file on this server is probably corrupted; there's a post-SP4 hotfix available for this. As a workaround, you can move/delete the corrupt file:
Go to services, set the start type of the event log service to disabled; reboot.
Move/delete the AppEvent.Evt file in %Systemroot%\system32\config.
Go to services, set the start type of the event log service to automatic; reboot.

Event logs are corrupted
http://support.microsoft.com/?kbid=829246

How to Delete Corrupt Event Viewer Log Files
http://support.microsoft.com/?kbid=172156
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