Windows 2008 : Export Event Log Using wevtutil

Windows 2008 : Export Event Log Using wevtutil

Use the following command to quickly export the SYSTEM event log from your server, this can also be used in a scheduled task to archive event logs:

wevtutil epl SYSTEM C:\ApplicationLog.evt

To export the APPLICATION event log use the command:

wevtutil epl APPLICATION C:\ApplicationLog.evt