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Windows 7: How can i see what has happened all day on my computer?

13 Feb 2013   #1
ToddeSwe

Windows 8 Pro
 
 
How can i see what has happened all day on my computer?

Hi!

Is there a program that i can use to "read" from the logfiles on my computer to see what programs that has been used and when they have been use and for how long they have been used and so on?

Thanks in advanced

ToddeSwe


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13 Feb 2013   #2
whs
Microsoft MVP

Vista, Windows7, Mint Mate, Zorin, Windows 8
 
 

See whether the info in the Event Viewer will satisfy your requirements.
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14 Feb 2013   #3
ToddeSwe

Windows 8 Pro
 
 

Please explaine more, it's named different in the Swedish version of Windows.
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14 Feb 2013   #4
whs
Microsoft MVP

Vista, Windows7, Mint Mate, Zorin, Windows 8
 
 

It looks like this:


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15 Feb 2013   #5
ToddeSwe

Windows 8 Pro
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by whs View Post
It looks like this:
Hi!

I was looking at this one so i understood right, but i can't really see time and program used...
Will look once more... thanks again!
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15 Feb 2013   #6
AddRAM

Windows 7 Pro x64 Windows 10 Pro x64
 
 

Welcome to the Forums

Is there some gremlin using your pc ?
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15 Feb 2013   #7
ToddeSwe

Windows 8 Pro
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by AddRAM View Post
Welcome to the Forums

Is there some gremlin using your pc ?
Hi and thanks!

Yes we can call them Gremlins

ToddeSwe
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15 Feb 2013   #8
Dsprague

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

Windows 7 enterprise 64 bit, Windows 7 Pro 64 bit ,Windows 8 64bit
 
 

Perhaps instead of seeing what is done on your computer simply lock it down when you are not around to watch found some nice parental control software that you might find helpful: Profil Technology, digital content analysis and filtering for families, companies and schools.

I think this one might be even better: http://www.nchsoftware.com/childmonitoring/index.html
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16 Feb 2013   #9
ToddeSwe

Windows 8 Pro
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Dsprague View Post
Perhaps instead of seeing what is done on your computer simply lock it down when you are not around to watch found some nice parental control software that you might find helpful: Profil Technology, digital content analysis and filtering for families, companies and schools.

I think this one might be even better: Free Parental Control & Computer Child Monitoring Software
It's on there own computers i would just like to see how much the play games.
Here in Sweden they get laptops at school and it's impossible to monitor what they are doing all the time and i don't want to either i would like to trust them. But the grades are not getting better even though they are doing their homework So that was what i would like to see if they are playing games or doing their homework.
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