View a Log of all users that logged in and what they did?

Hey guys,

I am wondering if there is a way to view a log of all users that logged into the server and what time they logged in.  Ideally, I could see what exactly they did, but I at least need to see who has been logging in and when they have been logging in.

Any help would be greated appreciated!

Regards,
Jordan
TrialityAsked:
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MatheusMCommented:
If you have logon events auditing enabled in group policy, you can look at the security log in event viewer to see who has logged on.
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TrialityAuthor Commented:
Matheus, do you know how to enable this?  Sounds like what I need.
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MatheusMCommented:
Definitely, you can use the group policy editor MMC snapin or simply start the Group Policy Management too from the administrative tools menu.  From there browse to your domain controllers object, open it and right click the default domain controllers group policy object.  Select edit.

From there:
Computer Configuration -> Policies -> Windows Settings -> Security Settings -> Local Policies -> Audit Policy.

Select the audits you want the server to perform and define success or failure auditing, or both.  You can read an explanation of each audit item to see if you would like to enable it.  After you've finished, go out and right click on the Default Domain Controllers Policy again and make sure there is a check next to Enforced.  After you finish this, you should start receiving audits shortly.
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