To use the Event logs grid
Select the type of log and date range and click View Events.
The grid contains the following columns:
When the entry was entered into the Windows event log. Not when it was brought into Spotlight Enterprise.
Identifies the specific event that was logged.
A description of the event that was logged.
The software that logged the event.
The type of entry logged. See the following descriptions:
|Warning||There is something out of the ordinary but not an outright failure.|
|Error||Something has failed.|
|Information||General information on what is happening on the system.|
|Security||There are many security-based message types. These come from the security log and the system auditing that has been configured on the system.|
The category of the event. This is used in auditing, and is primarily used by the security log.
Shows which user account instigated the event log item (this is particularly pertinent to security items).
The name of the machine where the event occurred.