In eventvwr the OS event log was set to automatic archive when full:
This creates files such as "C:\Windows\System32\Winevt\Logs\Archive-Security-2016-10-07-09-29-41-743.evtx" when the limit for ..Winevt\Logs\Security.evtx is reached. The events archived as such do not show up in eventvwr "the usual way" under:
How can they be made to show up the usual way?
I've increased the log size limit to accomodate all the archives. Next, how can I merge the event logs
..Winevt\Logs\Archive-Security-***** back to
• version Win 8.1 Core if relevant.