You will need
- - system administration skills.
Log on with administrator rights. You need to your current user was in the Administrators group, or you get the appropriate authority by delegation. If the computer is joined to a domain, this procedure may carry out group members "domain Admins". In addition, for your safety, use the command "runas".
Go to main menu to delete events from the log, click on the "start" button, click "control Panel", double-click administrative tools. In this window select the "event Viewer" and double-click it or press Enter.
Open "event Viewer". In the console tree, select the log you want to clear. Go to menu "Action", select "clear all events". To save the log before clearing it, click "Yes." If the log is saved in the file, it will be impossible to clean this way. For cleaning you must remove the log file where it is stored.
Uninstall entries of the event log in Windows 7 operating system. To do this, go to the main menu and select "control Panel", then select from the components panel select "administrative tools". Next, select administrative command "event Viewer".
Next, open the "Microsoft management Console", click on the "start" button, type in the search box, type Mmc, press Enter. In the menu "Console" click "Add / remove snap-in" or press the key combination Ctrl+M. In the dialog box, select "event Viewer", Click "Add", then "Finish" and "OK".
Click "start", "Run", type Eventvwr.msc. Next, go to menu "Action" the command "Clear log". To save after cleaning, click "Save and clear". Enter a file name and click Save.
Advice 2: How to remove event log
Quite often the users operating systems of Windows uses the "log of events". This app allows you to track failures, errors and faults in the system. With this tool it is possible to produce the diagnostic test performance, but in some cases it is not needed, so it is necessary to remove, as an unnecessary component.
You will need
- Work with the applet event Viewer".
About the existence of the journaland the events in the Windows operating system know not all users. We can say that need to study in depth system to get to this component. Although find it quite simply if you are on Windows 7 or Windows Vista. Click "start" to activate the search bar and type "View event". In the search results, select first line and click on it.
You will see the applet "View events". Also this component called snap-in "Viewing of events". Before you can remove the "log events", you must first open or create (in some cases option logand disable). To open the logand click the top menu "Action" from the drop down list menu, select "Open saved log".
In the window "Open saved log", locate the file "logand event". To quickly find the desired file, use the sidebar Explorer. It is worth noting, by default, the system will offer to open files of several extensions, each of which corresponds to the journal. In the dialog box you will see the following file formats - evtx,. evt, and etl. Extension evtx files in event, evt extension is a legacy file event extension etl files logand trace.
After selecting the desired file, click "Open" in the lower right corner of the dialog box. To delete a newly opened log events, you must go to your journal. Click on the triangle icon next to the folder "Saved logs" on the left side of the window, then "Folder with the saved logAMI. Inside this folder will contain all the logs that were generated by the system.
Select a log eventin front of which is placed the floppy disk icon. Right-click on the selected element. From the context menu, select Delete. In the window that appears, confirm removal operation, click Yes.
Advice 3: How to clean Windows 7 registry
The Windows registry – database that is used by the system to store configuration files. Over time, this section is filled with unnecessary data that may affect the stability of Windows. To avoid this, it is necessary to periodically clean the registry.
For registry cleaning use a specialized utility. For example, program CCleaner, which allows you to remove unwanted keys and repair errors in the Windows partition. To download CCleaner go to the official website of the developer in the program window for viewing web pages.
On the page that appears, navigate to Download the top navigation bar. You will be prompted to choose free or paid version of the program. Press Download and select the location to save the installer file. Once the download is complete, run the downloaded file and follow the on-screen instructions.
Run the installed program with help of shortcut icon on the desktop. In the left toolbar, click on the button "Register". In the menu that appears you can select the registry settings that you would like to check for anomalies and redundant entries. Select the desired items or check all the lines.
Click on the "Search for problems" and wait for the scan. In the right part of the window displays errors found by the scanner program. To fix the problem click Fix. In the dialog box that appears, click "Yes" and select a location to save the backup of the registry. Then click "Fix checked". After you are finished, close the window. The registry cleaning is completed.
You can also try cleaning unwanted data manually. This is integrated in the system utility regedit to edit. To access it, navigate to the folder local disk C:\Windows\System32\regedit.ехе. You can also run the utility by typing in the search bar "start" regedit.
Do not delete your own registry branch, if you don't know what they refer to. The deletion of required data can result in system instability and the emergence of various errors.