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How to see who delete files?

Posted on 2007-12-06
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Hi Experts,
My client have a server width windows 2003 server.About 20 computers connect to the server to access some files. Yesterday someone delete an important folder from the server, and i want to know if windows register in a log these events and the way to find the user or machine which delete the file.
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by:Rahul Misra
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There are deleted file recovery programs
like http://www.snapfiles.com/get/restoration.html to help in these
circumstances.
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by:naex
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Thank you very much. I have already restored the files, but now i want to find the person who did it, because of that i need a way to find that kind of information in a log
Thanks for your comment
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jski6671 earned 500 total points
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If you have auditing turned on you can go to your event viewer under computer management and check the security log.
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