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Should one delete the event log file now and then - I have 400,000 events

Posted on 2006-05-29
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Should I delete the event log file now and then - I have 400,000 events in the security log after only 1 year.

If so, how do I do it?
Question by:Alistair7
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Jay_Jay70 earned 2000 total points
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Hi Alistair7,

just right click on the log and select clear events, you can save to a file if you like. but there is probably no need,

clearing them regularly is good practice

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thanks jay

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