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Windows 7: Windows 7 log locations?

07 Sep 2011   #1
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08 Sep 2011   #2
Anak

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Hi IUseWindows7, welcome to 7F!

You could try
Code:
%Logs%
in the Start >Search box for starters.

Right click on any entry, and open or open CMD window here.

You could also try
Code:
C:\PerfLogs
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08 Sep 2011   #3
Anak

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I did not use the search in the Explorer window I used the Start >search box.Name:  1a.jpg
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08 Sep 2011   #4
Anak

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

Win 7 Home Premium 64bit Ver 6.1.7600 Build 7601 - SP1
 
 

Your welcome.

Do not be alarmed if the process takes a while.

You may find this interesting:
Learn How to Use Windows 7′s Advanced Search Operators - How-To Geek

There are ways to create .bat files to automatically delete log files that are older than what you would like to keep, and that is the rub; you have to know which ones you can safely delete, and which ones do you need for future reference?

Unfortunately I am not a .bat file master
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