Change Event Log Size
- Open the Event Viewer by
clicking Start, Programs, Administrative Tools, Event Viewer.
- In the left-hand pane,
right-click the log that you want to change (for instance, Application Log
or Security Log), and click Properties.
- Next to where it reads
"Maximum Log Size," type in the new size, or use the up/down
arrows to adjust the size. The amount must be in 64KB increments. I usually
- Click OK (or Apply, then OK) to
make the change effective.
- Repeat the previous steps for
each of the logs that you wish to adjust.
- Close the Event Viewer.