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Windows 7: How To Clear Administrative Events Log - Event Viewer

11 Mar 2012   #11

Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit.
How to clear events viewer.


To clear events log, go to the following webpage and Download the Tool to your desktop and run as Administrator, then close the event log and re-open and the events log should be clear.

Event Viewer One Click Clear

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12 May 2016   #12

Dual-Boot WinXPP (x32), Win 7 Ent (x64)
Whines get better with age?

OK, not whining- Just expressing appreciation that threads like this are still maintained. This issue isn't critical for me, but it was still a nuisance seeing all those Administrative Events that I couldn't delete directly from the list.

I tried the script provided by Greg S and it worked beautifully! Thank you! Happy Camper and all that...
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17 May 2016   #13

View the Windows events by Event Log Explorer

1. Try Event Log Explorer , it's free for personal use.
2. If you need to clear a log on a local computer, this computer will be listed in the tree.
If you need to clear a log on a remote computer, add this computer by pressing Add computer button.
3. Double click on the computer in the tree to expand event logs.
4. Find the log you need to clear, click right mouse button on it and select clear.
5. Confirm clearing.
6. Double click on the log to open it to make sure thay the log contains no events.
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