How to Change the Event Logging Level for Certificate Services

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SUMMARY

This article describes how to change the level of Certificate services logging on Windows Server 2003 to increase or decrease the sensitivity of events that will be recorded in the Application event log. This may be useful for troubleshooting purposes.

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You can increase the logging level of the Certificate service in the event log for troubleshooting. This causes Certificate services to log more frequent and verbose Application Event log entries. To increase the logging level of the Certificate service, run the certutil -setreg ca\loglevel logging level you want to use command at a command prompt, and then restart the service. The following ranges are available:
0 CERTLOG_MINIMAL
1 CERTLOG_TERSE
2 CERTLOG_ERROR
3 CERTLOG_WARNING (Default)
4 CERTLOG_VERBOSE

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Article ID: 305018 - Last Review: December 3, 2007 - Revision: 6.7
APPLIES TO
  • Microsoft Windows Server 2003, Standard Edition (32-bit x86)
  • Microsoft Windows Server 2003, Enterprise Edition (32-bit x86)
  • Microsoft Windows Server 2003, Datacenter Edition (32-bit x86)
  • Microsoft Windows 2000 Server SP1
  • Microsoft Windows 2000 Server SP2
  • Microsoft Windows 2000 Advanced Server SP1
  • Microsoft Windows 2000 Advanced Server SP2
  • Microsoft Windows 2000 Datacenter Server SP2
  • Microsoft Windows Small Business Server 2003 Premium Edition
  • Microsoft Windows Small Business Server 2003 Standard Edition
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