windows 2008 event id database

when you do not know an event id but have an understanding of what you want to look for, is there a database where you can search by keyword - for example "remove user from group"- find it from the list, get the event id and then look in event viewer for that event id?

thanks
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anushahannaAsked:
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AmitConnect With a Mentor IT ArchitectCommented:
In order to trace that, first you need to enable the Auditing settings. Goto>Default Domain Controller policy and see what is enabled. Attaching screenshot.

Then goto to security logs and trace for event id

609 -  User Right Removed  

Here is the site which you are searching
http://www.ultimatewindowssecurity.com/securitylog/encyclopedia/default.aspx?i=j

I hope you have all your answer now
audit.bmp
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AmitIT ArchitectCommented:
Best site is http://www.eventid.net/

Try this way while searching in google, this way you can drill down into the site

sites:http://www.eventid.net put your description
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anushahannaAuthor Commented:
http://www.eventid.net to search by description is asking for membership.

trying
sites:http://www.eventid.net remove user from group
did not bring anything quickly or easily.

any other options?
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AmitIT ArchitectCommented:
Search on google.
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anushahannaAuthor Commented:
I am trying..

compared to "remove user from group"
what are other appropriate words to search by?
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AmitIT ArchitectCommented:
Try like

how to remove user from group active directory

what are you really trying to find. I can help you fast
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anushahannaAuthor Commented:
thanks Amit-

someone removed domain users from Admin group- just need to check the audit on that- when it was done.
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anushahannaAuthor Commented:
very very good - thanks.
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