OS: Windows 10 20H1 (19041.1415)
CPU: 11th Gen Intel(R) Core(TM) i5-1135G7 @ 2.40GHz
RAM: 20,0 GB (19,8 GB usable)
GPU: Intel Iris Xe Graphics G7 80EU
Post by jevil7452 on Jul 27, 2021 14:26:08 GMT -8
Hello, today I want to share a method to get the classic Event Viewer from XP in newer versions of Windows!
To get this, you need to first open a command prompt window as administrator
Then, run the following command: regsvr32 els.dll
If everything went right you should see a dialog saying this:
After which, you can open the Microsoft Management Console (mmc) and go to File > Add/Remove Snap-in. In there, you should see a new entry called Classic Event Viewer.
Here is how it looks:
Here is the Windows XP version to compare:
Note: this was tested on Windows 8.1, not sure if will work in Windows 10.
Works on SCT and similar I guess
OS: Windows 11
CPU: Intel i7 550
RAM: 8 GB
GPU: Nvidia GT 710
Post by Craftplacer on Aug 3, 2021 8:38:23 GMT -8
Tested on Windows 11, works.