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Configure size of Directory Service Log on Domain Controller

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How can I configure the size of the 'Directory Service' Event Log on all Domain Controllers through a Group Policy setting?
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Neeraj Kumar earned 2000 total points
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It is not possible to configure Directory service Event log size by Group policy.

You can define the size via registry

Key path: [HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Services\Eventlog\< Log-name >]

Value: MaxSize
REG_DWORD
      
0x10000–0xFFFF0000 ( bytes, in 64 KB increments ) (64 KB–4 GB)
      
0x80000 ( 512 KB )

 You may create a custom ADM file and add it to the Computer Configuration--->Administrative Template to modify this value to achieve it.
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This solved my problem, thanks.
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