I need to get a specific user logon times

We have a Windows 2012 domain controller; 300+ users.
I need to search our security log files for each time a user in our AD logged in.
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Mal OsborneAlpha GeekCommented:
You COULD go trolling through the security logs on the DC, but probably easier to either:

1. Get some 3rd party log parsing tool. Heaps of the are out there.
https://tzworks.net/prototype_page.php?proto_id=25

2. Write a script to append a text file when each user logs in. The following example: give you enough to go on:  
echo Log In %Date% %TIME% %USERNAME% >> \\servername\Logs\COMPUTERNAME%.log



I would prefer to use the second method. You can have the log with the info you need and formatted as desired that way.

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Rakesh KapoorCommented:
You need to enable audit logging from the Group Policy. But are you sure you wanna do it, as it would create many logs.
WPC479Author Commented:
Both have been helpful for current and moving forward.
Thanks!!
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