Microsoft KB Archive/249688
Article ID: 249688
Article Last Modified on 2/28/2007
- Microsoft Windows 2000 Server
- Microsoft Windows 2000 Advanced Server
- Microsoft Windows 2000 Professional Edition
- Microsoft Windows 2000 Datacenter Server
This article was previously published under Q249688
When you try to open the event log files that are active on a computer running Windows 2000 using the open log file feature, you receive the following error message:
If you try to open an event log file that you copy from the original file while the event log service is running, you may receive the following error message:
Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in the Microsoft products that are listed at the beginning of this article.
You can open event log files using the Open Log File feature if they were saved using the Event Viewer Save Log File As command or the event log files were not in use or were not copied during use.
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