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This is a known problem on 64bit editions of Windows e.g. Windows Server 2003 64bit edition with all versions of EventSentry up to version 2.81. Since EventSentry runs as a 32bit process all attempts to access the message file DLL in the SYSTEM32 directory of Windows are redirected to the SysWOW64 directory instead which in most cases...

KB-ID 159
Category: Event Log Monitoring
Applies to: 2.81

Most of the event logs contained under the Microsoft folder in the Applications and Services Logs section of the Event Viewer can be monitored using the Custom Event Logs feature in EventSentry. To monitor these event logs you will need to specify the full path to the event log. You can obtain the path by viewing any event using the Win...

KB-ID 163
Category: Event Log Monitoring
Applies to: 2.90

On hosts where the computer name exceeds the NetBIOS maximum of 15 characters some events may be logged to the event log with the truncated NetBIOScompatible name. Since EventSentry does not modify event log entries for a variety of reasons it is likely that you will see duplicate host names in the computer dropdown box of the event s...

KB-ID 217
Category: Event Log Monitoring