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Windows freezes at startup & cannot start sptd

Recently right after I enter the Windows password, the computer froze at welcome screen, I then entered Safe Mode to restore system and then everything works fine But today I started computer again ...
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Where is the info from a windows balloon error report logged?

I just got a delayed write failed error in a balloon notification. I did not have time to read which file was concerned and now I am digging through event viewer with no luck so far. So are those ...
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Which events in Event Viewer show which programs accessed my location?

I receieved a notification in my taskbar that something accessed my location. Right-clicking on the tray icon brings up an option to view location activity in Event Viewer. However, when I do so ...
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Bat file to change group policy

Based on the answer to this question: Windows XP: is it possible to log startup and shutdown times in the system event log? I want to be able to add it to a batch file, but have no idea how to go ...
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How to trace the X window events being generated on Linux?

I recall in the past having a tool to run on Solaris that would allow me to see what X events are being generated by the keyboard and mouse. What is the application to do this on Linux Centos4?
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How to get Internet Explorer 9 to log into the Event Viewer logs

I'm trying to find a way to enable IE 9 to log events into the event viewer. We have some clients reporting problems and we think IE crashes. I'd like to be able to log this event. Any Ideas?
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Neither Event Viewer nor Task Scheduler work on my PC

I have no idea why this is happening, but neither vent viewer nor task scheduler work on my PC. I have posted this as one question because I bet it is related. Thank you. Here is the error I get ...
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Windows 7 just restarts, no BSOD, shows “Event ID 14 volsnap”

My Windows 7 just restarts without giving me a BSOD. When it reboots, it will hang sometimes and you have to let it rest. Sometimes it will print a message saying that Hal.dll is missing or corrupt. ...
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error 1041 in event viewer

I get such error in Event viewer 1041, Userenv Details: Windows cannot query DllName registry entry for {7B849a69-220F-451E-B3FE-2CB811AF94AE} and it will not be loaded. This is most likely caused by ...
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.Net Framework issues on Windows 7 (probably after a gone-wrong SP1 update?) - Event Viewer won't work, nor Zune

I'm having problems running Event Viewer (wherever I open it, a "unable to create snap-in" error pops-up, the error details something as CLSID: FX:{b05566ad-fe9c-4363-be05-7a4cbb7cb510}) and other ...
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Does Service Control Manager support verbose logging?

I'm seeing persisistent errors logged in the System log time a nightly backup process runs: Event 7005, Service Control Manager. The LoadUserProfile call failed with the following error: The system ...
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what physical disk is referenced by Event 7, Disk error “The device, \Device\Harddisk2\DR2, has a bad block.” [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do I determine which HD is involved in the Event Viewer? spec details: Running Windows 2008 R2 server. I have 5 physical disks in my system. 4 2TB disks are setup ...
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Why does my wireless network card need to be reset everytime I start or wake my machine?

Every time I start my notebook, it fails to connect to any wireless access points. I can still view available wireless networks and attempt to connect to them - but it always fails. The only thing ...
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Can't see a file that “exists” in Temporary Internet Files

I'm trying to shrink my C: partition, and I'm following the advice in this question: How to shrink Windows 7 boot partition with unmovable files I have the same problem of unmovable files, and I've ...
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How do I decode the “Faulting application start time” in a Windows event log entry?

An app I was running crashed and I wanted to know when it happened, so I opened up the Windows event viewer and looked for an entry. I found the entry, and then noticed one of the details of the ...
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List of all Windows 7 Event IDs and Sources?

I'm looking for a complete list of Sources + Event IDs for Windows 7. I known there's many web site with built-in search to find informations about a specific source + event id such as Eventid.net ...
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Why Wireless NIC Loses Its Lease To Router?

This constantly started to happen some time ago. I connect to my router andand lose every few seconds connection to router and it reconnects again. I have screenshooted most errors that Event Viewer ...
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Monitoring CPU usage using MS tools

Can CPU usage be monitored in Event Viewer? I don't want to use a third-party software. Can I set a rule so that Event Viewer can show me if the CPU usage gets higher than a set value?
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What's the most reliable way to log statup/shutdown times on a Vista PC?

A similar question titled How do I log startup and shut-down times in Windows 7? mentioned that PC startup and shutdown times can be recorded in the event viewer. Events logged in the viewer are ...
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Which web-based remote admin tools offer Event Viewer notifications?

What options are available for web-based remote Windows PC administration (file transfer, remote desktop, etc.) that can also offer email notifications and reporting from the Windows Event Viewer? ...
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BSOD With Audio

I'm keep getting a BSOD, and if there's any audio playing, a loud pulsating sound comes out of the speakers (during the BSOD). I think it's probably like last half a second or so of the audio that I ...
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Getting a System.IO.FileNotFoundException when launching an .exe

When I try to start a .exe I'm just getting the "The program has stopped to work" dialog (I have the computer in Italian so I do not know the English localized name). When I see the event viewer for ...
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Can't Open Up Event Viewer

I just installed a large backlog of Windows Updates (I have Windows 7 Ultimate 64-bit) and now a handful of programs are acting strangely (not opening, crashing, etc) I went to try to diagnose the ...
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How can I use Event Viewer to confirm login times filtered by User?

I'm required to log my start and finish times at work. Occasionally I forget to do this and had a bright idea that checking the Security events log would allow me to retrospectively ascertain my ...
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*.home.gateway timedout - Odd DNS Client Events (Event Viewer) warnings

I have noticed DNS Client Events warnings in my Event Viewer when my computer is woken from sleep. I have supplied the differing data below and a sample event detail below that. mail.google.com ...
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System Log Event Viewer will not display

Am trying to view the System Event Log on someones laptop that is misbehaving. botted in safe mode, load event viewer and click on system and it tells me "Data is invalid (13)". Tried clearing the ...
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Event Viewer: Event ID 2 'Session “Circular Kernel Context Logger” failed to start with the following error: 0xC0000035'

I've had 40 of these errors in the last 7 days. Can anyone give an explanation of the error and what I might do to correct it? I'm running Windows 7 Ultimate 64 bit. As a possibly important aside ...
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What is the meaning of this warning in windows administrative events - DNS Client Events

Sometimes I open profile of a user and he has write the address of his site there, but I don't remember when was the last time I clicked that address. But I have some warnings in computer ...
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Using syslog to monitor stopped services on Win2k

I am using a central syslog server to capture event logs from Windows machines. I am specifically interested in monitoring Windows services. This works well under XP machines - each time a service ...
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How to know which program or service take long time at and after PC Starting?

I want to identify which program consumes and takes computer resources on a Windows 7 during start up and after logging in, because after I log in my hard disk LED stays lit for almost 5 minutes. I ...
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slow startup of event viewer on windows 7 but fast on server 2008

Since switching to Windows 7 for my desktop I've started to get really p***ed off at the length of time it takes to start the event viewer to display the application event log (typically 20-30 secs or ...
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A better alternative to Windows XP Event Viewer?

Is there one available?