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(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/256986/EN-US/ )Description of the Microsoft Windows Registry
This article describes how to enable logging output for the Microsoft Windows 2000 Security Configuration Client (also known as "SceCli") component during Group Policy processing. The Security Configuration Client configures user rights, group memberships and security policy, (for example, password policy or account restrictions) that have been set using Group Policy.
WARNING: If you use Registry Editor incorrectly, you may cause serious problems that may require you to reinstall your operating system. Microsoft cannot guarantee that you can solve problems that result from using Registry Editor incorrectly. Use Registry Editor at your own risk.
To configure logging output for Security Configuration Client:
secedit /refreshpolicy machine_policy /enforceWhen you run this command, the Winlogon.log file is created in the Windows_folder\Security\Logs folder.