Can We delete Single Event from Events log

Can We delete Single Event from Events log
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B HCommented:

well, not easily.

you could slave the hard drive off to an alternate computer, or boot to an alternate live cd... convert the event log to a usable format, edit it, convert it back, then reboot... but the conversion part is nearly impossible

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Simple answer is no.

By default, Event Viewer log files use the .evt extension and are located in the following folder:


If you take a look at your log files, they aren't very human friendly. If you try to mod it and make an error, you will corrupt the log file and cause issues, perhaps even lose the data.
No unti and unless you have to have some special tools or through scripting
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Glen KnightCommented:
There is no way to do this simply because it would be open to abuse from people trying to conceal what they are doing.
demazter is right...
Why do you want to delete one event?
Glen KnightCommented:
Javedshaikh00, you have not responded to any expert comments, why are you trying to delete the question?
B HCommented:
i think the first 4 comments are all correct, some earlier than others, but just because you didn't get the answer you want isn't a valid reason to just close/delete the question...  we're here to help, and for points, but when we don't get any feedback from the author, and no points, that's kinda wrong
This question should be closed with the 1st four comments receiving split points, just because you don't like the answer, doesn't mean you just close it off, especially without any feedback what so ever.
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