Best Practices

A review of the Windows Event Viewer


By Tracey Capen

For many Windows 10 users, the relatively rapid changes to the OS have been a frustrating experience especially with the major upgrades such as the Anniversary Update. Fortunately Win10 has extensive administrative tools that are virtually unchanged from Win7 and Win8.1.

Some of these tools are too deep for the average Windows user. But others such as Event Viewer are both excellent and approachable. Here's a quick review of how to use the app.

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