Solved

how to check network logs

Posted on 2012-12-31
4
500 Views
Last Modified: 2013-04-08
Kindly tell me how to check network logs in Server like who is changing IP address, Who is adding routing, Interface Up / Down on server
0
Comment
Question by:techgyan
4 Comments
 
LVL 18

Assisted Solution

by:Sarang Tinguria
Sarang Tinguria earned 167 total points
ID: 38732128
For Windows 2008/08 R2 server, if the IP Helper services is started, when we change the IP address it will generate a log located in system logs.
 
Example:Event ID 4200
 Source:  iphlpsvc
 http://social.technet.microsoft.com/Forums/en-US/winservergen/thread/3105c4ed-0f7c-409f-9a21-c30de00f9f2e/

Refer below link for network down events

http://www.eventid.net/display.asp?eventid=4

Apart from above there are some advance network monitoring software which you can use to get detailed reports

Netmon http://download.cnet.com/NetMon/3000-2218_4-10812315.html
Wireshark http://www.wireshark.org/download.html
0
 

Author Comment

by:techgyan
ID: 38732305
I have to configure Email notification in particular Event ID, Is it possible?
0
 
LVL 3

Assisted Solution

by:gaurav2rawat
gaurav2rawat earned 166 total points
ID: 38732412
Yes you can do that for server 2008 and vista by following this article
http://www.petri.co.il/assigning-custom-tasks-to-events.htm
0
 
LVL 4

Accepted Solution

by:
jjjosef earned 167 total points
ID: 38735733
open the event viewer and click on Windows Log (left side).

Select the log type (Application, Security etc) and do right click.

Attach task to this log
A dialog box will appears and Give a name and click twice and Send a Email and next Type here yours details like from, to , subject and comments and smtp server address and finally finish this.

~ Edited by Modulus_Twelve to remove advertising. ~
0

Featured Post

NAS Cloud Backup Strategies

This article explains backup scenarios when using network storage. We review the so-called “3-2-1 strategy” and summarize the methods you can use to send NAS data to the cloud

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

This article explains how to install and use the NTBackup utility that comes with Windows Server.
This article outlines the process to identify and resolve account lockout in an Active Directory environment.
This tutorial will walk an individual through the steps necessary to enable the VMware\Hyper-V licensed feature of Backup Exec 2012. In addition, how to add a VMware server and configure a backup job. The first step is to acquire the necessary licen…
This tutorial will show how to configure a single USB drive with a separate folder for each day of the week. This will allow each of the backups to be kept separate preventing the previous day’s backup from being overwritten. The USB drive must be s…

820 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question