Find information on error codes from the 'Event Viewer'

Article ID: 842909
Expand all | Collapse all

Accessing the Event Viewer

You can access the Event Viewer from the Administrative Tools section of the Control Panel.
Collapse this imageExpand this image
eventviewer

Find information about the event/error

To locate additional information on a particular error in the Event Viewer, you will need to locate the Error Source and the ID. You will find both of these values in the list of events...
Collapse this imageExpand this image
eventviewerrow

One you have found the Source and ID, the following link can be used to find additional information on the specific event or error...
http://www.microsoft.com/technet/support/eventserrors.mspx

Properties

Article ID: 842909 - Last Review: 26 September 2004 - Revision: 2.3
  • Microsoft Windows XP Professional
  • the operating system: Microsoft Windows 2000

Give Feedback

 

Contact us for more help

Contact us for more help
Connect with Answer Desk for expert help.
Get more support from smallbusiness.support.microsoft.com