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To open saved event log from Windows 2003 to event Viewer in Windows 7

I saved a event log (16MB) in Windows 2003. When i open the saved log in my Windows 7's Event Viewer , i got this error.

"Event Viewer cannot open the event log or custom view. Verify that the Event Log service is running. The data is invalid (13)."
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klboy
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Psy053Commented:
You could try to use WEVTUtil to convert the EVT into an EVTX file.

http://blogs.technet.com/b/tristank/archive/2007/10/05/tip-o-the-week-wevtutil-for-evtx-evt-file-conversion.aspx

If you still have issues with the EVT file, you may need to look at using the FixEVT tool.
http://www.whiteoaklabs.com/computer-forensics.html
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klboyAuthor Commented:
Failed.It say "Failed to export log c:\temp\test.evt. The data is invalid.

i follow this direction. still fail too.

http://stackoverflow.com/questions/8931365/wevtutil-probably-just-missing-something-simple
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