Analyze Log Files

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Use this dialog box to open the Office Communications Server 2007 R2 protocol analysis tool, Snooper.exe, to analyze tracing and logging results, including protocol messages, for specific components.

Note: You can use the Snooper tool to analyze log files only if you selected a supported component and selected the TF_Protocol flag before you began logging.

Output File

Specify the location and name for the output file.


Click to browse for a location to write the output file.


Click Analyze to open the log files for the selected component.


Click to close the dialog box.

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Snooper can parse the following types of files:

  • Office Communications Server SipStack (SIP)

  • Office Communications Server S4 (SIP)

  • Office Communications Server Conferencing signaling traffic (C3P), including MCU Infra C3P and Focus C3P

  • Office Communications Server Web conferencing traffic (PSOM)

  • Office Communications Server Unified Communications Client Platform client (UCCP)

  • Error reports from the archiving database

For example, to analyze a log file for SipStack, you can select the SipStack component in Logging Options and use the TF_Protocol flag to capture the log.

For details, see the Operations section of the Office Communications Server Technical Library.

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