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July 2011 Entries

ULS Tracelog To WSS_Logging Database in Sharepoint 2010

By Default ULS trace logs are logged to text file in 14 Hive\LOGS. In sharepoint 2010 we have a provision to move these logs to WSS_Logging database.  Follow these steps to get ULS tracelogs to WSS_Logging Database.


  1. Open the SharePoint Central Administration site

  2. Navigate to the Monitoring section

  3. Select Review Job Definitions

  4. Click on the job with the name Diagnostic Data Provider: Trace Log

  5. Click on the Enable button to enable it

  6. Click on Run Now, to start it immediately