Server Crash

Posted on 2009-04-16
Last Modified: 2012-05-06

Our server crashed for an unknown reason last night.  The techs at the data center tried to reboot it this morning, but it wouldn't boot, even in safe mode.

I told them to go ahead a reimage it, and they mounted the old drive so I could take a look at it and copy files.

I've copied off the files I needed, but I'm interested in taking a look at the event logs and try to figure out what happened.  How do I do this?
Question by:Cayman21
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    By default, the event logs are stored here: %WinDir%\System32\Winevt\Logs

    I'm not at home to look, but I believe through Event Viewer you can right click and view other logs, just copy from the old HD, and check them out.

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