Posted on 2007-08-09
Last Modified: 2013-11-05
error when logging on is security log is full
Question by:AAFESITI
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    Go to Administrative Tools, Computer Managment, Event viewer, right click Security log and select Clear events... Save log.
    Now right click Security log again, select Properties and increae maximum log size.
    Check and clear (save) your logs regulary.


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    by:Guy Hengel [angelIII / a3]
    you have to login with admin account, and clear the security log (in computer management).
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    by:Leon Fester
    Firstly you need to have administrator permissions onthat machine in order to change the security log settings.

    Following the steps from toniur, I would rather enable "Overwrite events as needed".
    You won't ever get this messag again.

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