EventcombMT won't pull 4740 events from a remote domain controller.

We use EventcombMT to scan our domain controllers for Event 4740, which tells us what server/PC is causing a user to get locked out.

It runs fine when we run it from a domain controller.
But when I run it from my Windows 7 laptop logged on as a domain admin it successfully scans the exact same number of events but doesn't show any hits on 4740.

It appears to be the same number of event log entries scanned  and the same settings chosen in the search. But it gets results when run from the domain controller but none if we run it from out desktops/laptops.

Ideas?
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McKnifeCommented:
I encourage you to dump that old eventcomb.
Powershell is by far more flexible and compatible.

Sorry, I have no idea why it wouldn't work, we dumped eventcomb and dumpel.exe years ago.
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CardlyticsAuthor Commented:
I ended up stumbling across an alternative. See the link below :
http://blogs.technet.com/b/jhoward/archive/2010/06/16/getting-event-log-contents-by-email-on-an-event-log-trigger.aspx

I changed his query batch to read :
del %temp%\query.txt
wevtutil qe Security "/q:*[System [(EventID=4740)]]" /f:text /rd:true /c:1 > %temp%\query.txt
 
The process outlined in that email above shoots us an email as soon as the account gets locked out. Keeps me from having to hunt it down. Pretty elegant I think.
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McKnifeCommented:
Another alternative, neat, why not. Event-triggering is the best way here, right.
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CardlyticsAuthor Commented:
Found an alternate process. Google to the rescue!
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