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Checking and Filtering Windows Eventlogs with PRTGs inbuilt Eventlog sensors




I'm trying to create an Eventlog sensor to check for event id 528 (logon). I also want to use "Filter by message" to filter for "Logon type 10", as in the following example:

Successful Logon: User Name: xxx Domain: xxx Logon ID: (xxx) Logon Type:
10 Logon Process: User32 Authentication Package: Negotiate Workstation
Name: xxx Logon GUID: {xxx} Caller User Name: xxx$ Caller Domain: xxx
Caller Logon ID: (xxx) Caller Process ID: xxx Transited Services: - Source
Network Address: xxx Source Port: xxx.\

How can I achieve this?

eventlog prtg wmi

Created on Feb 23, 2011 12:11:12 PM by  Torsten Lindner [Paessler Support]

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to filter for certain parts in an Eventlog message, here in this case please try using:

%Logon Type:___10%

in the "Filter by message"-field. It's 3 underscores _ after the :

Unfortunately, this may dependent on the used Windows versions, so it might also be only one underscore. It is also depending on the language of the Windows versions.

Best Regards.

Created on Feb 23, 2011 12:12:57 PM by  Torsten Lindner [Paessler Support]

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