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How to view exchange logs like E00001942E8

I want to view the logs located in \Program Files\Microsoft\Exchange Server\V14\Mailbox\Mailbox Database 0050925327 - they have names such as e00001942e8.  they won't open with notepad or word pad and they won't open with the log viewer in management console.  I also don't find those in the event viewer.  How can I open those?
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AmitIT ArchitectCommented:
You cannot open these files. Locked by default.
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cindyfillerAuthor Commented:
Ok - thanks...  I'd been researching it for awhile and just couldn't find anything on opening these.  Now I know why.
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Seth SimmonsSr. Systems AdministratorCommented:
you can't view these logs because they are binary and not human-readable

take a look at this thread

http://www.experts-exchange.com/Software/Server_Software/Email_Servers/Exchange/Q_21559115.html
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AmitIT ArchitectCommented:
Let me know, if you need more info.
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