Unified Logging System (ULS) is a component which writes SharePoint Foundation events to the SharePoint Trace Log, and stores them in the file system.

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How to resolve SharePoint 2010 Error Event 5586 - Some part of your SQL statement is nested too deeply.

The SharePoint 2010 server is returning some error message on Windows Event Viewer and SharePoint logs. Windows Event Viewer is returning the following error message: Event 5586, SharePoint ...
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How to increase the wss_logging database retention period

how to increase the wss_logging database retention period to store uls log files from default 14 days.
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what are the trace logs and uls logs in sharepoint

what are the trace logs and uls logs in sharepoint ? are these are same logs? and which logs are saved in wss_logging database? or which logs are save in wss_logging database and what is the ...
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Recover deleted uls logs in a sharepoint farm older than number of days

there is any chance to get the logs before 15 days, as in diagnostic logging settings in a sharepoint 2010 farm is Number of days" for the log to be maintained is 5 days .
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OWSTIMER.Exe issue: The following error occured while trying to read the ConnectionString property

I'm investigating an issue on a Timer Job. In the ULS log file I noticed below error message which is thrown by OWSTIMER.Exe. "The following error occured while trying to read the ConnectionString ...
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Get-SPLogEvent returns nothing

I use Get-SPLogEvent PowerShell command in order to retrieve ULS logs by following below link. https://technet.microsoft.com/en-ie/library/ff607589.aspx However, it returns nothing; neither error ...
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SP-Hosted App: System.Threading.ThreadAbortException: Thread was being aborted

When updating an SP-hosted App in production enviroment, I get the following error after an hour in the log and the update crashes: Exception while executing task [GUID] of type ...
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How to configure ULS Viewer for SharePoint 2013 to view the Event Log?

I have downloaded ULS viewer, But i am unable to view the event, do i need to configure something to view the Event log?
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ULS logs filling up with Error: Failed to get document content data

Our Sharepoint farm's homepage constantly generates these "High" log items, making other debugging difficult. As far as I can tell, it doesn't acutally cause any problems. Error: High - Database ...
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What is the menaing of ULS entry Function HandleListRenameDelete : Flushing list from the cache. List Id

I am seeing this entry in my ULS logs four times in a row What does this entry mean "Function HandleListRenameDelete : Flushing list from the cache. List Id" Why is SharePoint trying 4 times in a ...
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Custom ULS logging not working

I've tried to add custom ULS logging to my SP Feature, the feature code runs correctly and I can see the results in my library, but none of the logging appears to occur. I've based this off a few ...
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SharePoint 2013 -creating site collection with CMSPUBLISHING#0 template fails

Wondering whether anyone can shed any light as to how to troubleshoot this issue. I can't seem to create a new site collection with CMSPUBLISHING#0 template - command shown below. Running into this ...
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SharePoint Site automatically becomes unavailable daily

We have several SharePoint Intranet and Internet sites running in a multi-farm environment. These several sites are monitored by a real-time application monitoring tool. One of the SharePoint 2010 ...
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Diagnostic Logging not working

Log files are created but blank. Confirmed that the "SharePoint 2010 Tracing" is running as local service Confirmed Farm account is in the "Performance Log Users" When going to CA > Monitoring > ...
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Change ULS log path for multiple server farm

On our Sharepoint 2013 on-premise environment, we have 2 WFE, 2APP and 1SQL structure. We are planning to switch the default log path (C:\Program Files\Common Files\Microsoft Shared\Web Server ...
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Setup and Upgrade verbose log flooding

I'm a developer that was charged with correcting an intermittent problem with searching on our production 3 APP, 2 WFE SharePoint 2010 farm - I corrected this by restarting the 'Search Query and Site ...
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Publishing Cache issue

We are using SharePoint 2013 and enable blob cache on all our server. Which is working good. Suddenly I was start getting error An error occured in the blob cache. The exception message was 'The ...
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Use ULS Tracing Service to write to other files

This starts sounding more and more silly the longer I think about it, but is there a way I can utilize the ULS Tracing service programmatically but have it write to another file, not the default ...
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Mysite Blog and Picture Problems with Feature Stapling

I have mysites active in my SharePoint 2013 environment and I have branding applied via feature stapling however I'm running into two problems, the first one is that when you click on "blog" it throws ...
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What does a guid as error message mean

My ULS log is showing me an error message in the form: 327879a1-e505-4197-8a09-1499914e9a8e Stack trace: at ...
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ULS realtime logging not returning anything

So, i was out of office for one day and Sharepoint gives up on me. I'm trying to use ULS realtime feed to see whats going on but it returns zero data. While navigating down to C:\Program ...
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Multiple time in ULS Log: CannotMakeBrowserCacheSafeLayoutsUrl

In my ULS Log is frequently the following entry: Unexpected: CannotMakeBrowserCacheSafeLayoutsUrl: 15/1033/styles/core.css What does it mean? How can I fix it?
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Can't write to ULS

I have done some minor fixes to a timerjob, which writes to ULS after every step and error, but, for some reason after last deployment, it fails and is most confusing to me - doesn't write to ULS ...
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The UPDATE permission was denied on the object 'AllListsAux', database 'spContent', schema 'dbo'

Insufficient SQL database permissions for user 'Name: NT AUTHORITY\IUSR SID: S-1-5-17 ImpersonationLevel: Impersonation' in database 'spContent' on SQL Server instance '###' The UPDATE permission was ...
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Data Source file cannot be saved Soap Service Connection

I am trying to Get List Items using SharePoint Designer 2013 Soap Service Data Source. I have entered Service description as https://sitesurl/_vti_bin/lists.asmx?WSDL listName ...
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Where do i locate ULS Logs for Sharepoint 2013 Farm

I have Medium Size farm with 2 App Server 3 wfe 3 workflow and 1 sql server. 2 app server host central admin, 3 wfe host 5 web applications. I recently encountered error and correlation ID was ...
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How to determine if SharePoint is in Debug mode?

My SharePoint was choking on bad code in a feature. The VS12 debugger popped up and asked me if I wanted to enable debugging, and that it would update the web.config. Well, I would like to turn off ...
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Get ULS log records programatically

Is it possible to retrieve records from ULS log using C#/SharePoint API without having to manually parse log files? I would like to display logged messages on a custom web page, and I would like to ...
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Webpart cannot be seen on page after adding. Error in ULS. Feature (wsp) = Webpart+ListInstance

Need some help on this one. We have deployed a webpart on LIVE server. On test server it worked fine. Now on LIVE we cannot see the webpart after adding to page. ULS: Failed to open the file ...
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what permissions are needed for writing to uls logs?

We have creates a webpart and in the catch block we are writing logs to uls. My concern is regarding permission to write to this log. Will users with read-only access to sharepoint face no issue? ...
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Where to store custom logs that will be shown to end users?

I have a custom job that can process various documents. I'd like to show user-friendly logs of the processing summary on a custom CA application page, e.g.: "[time] Document1.docx from site ...
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Cannot find site lookup info for request Uri - Error

I am getting the following error numerous times in the ULS on both our SP 2013 web front ends: Cannot find site lookup info for request Uri http://<server IP address>/ Process: w3wp.exe Name: ...
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What is good practice to log information in SharePoint?

We are creating a timer job that imports AD users into SharePoint list. I would liek to log this information somewhere so that at a later time I can check which users were pulled in and/why the ...
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got strange error when activating “Publish” feature on site collection : DAV:href for sts4s://myCompanyName.company.nl/siteurl=opleiding/wei/siteid

I try to activate the "Publish Infrastructure" feature on a site collection. But I got a error with a correlation guid. In the uls viewer I see this error: DAV:href for ...
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WritingCustomExceptions to EventViewer using SPDiagnosticsservice

I want to write my customexception to eventviewer , After doing some research I found that I can do that using SPDiagnosticsservice Class. I want to override SPDiagnosticsService and write my ...
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Forced due to logging gap

Today I'm seeing some records on the ULS Viewer Logs. I see this message of high priority [Forced due to logging gap, cached @ 12/03/2013 09:39:25.00, Original Level: Verbose] SQL connection time: ...
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What does the asterisk in the ULS log mean?

What does the asterisk at the end of the timestamp in the ULS log mean? Does this mean that this event has occurred multiple times?
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Sharepoint errors not recorded in ULS

I'm trying to solve this "File not found" error by digging through the ULS logs for more information, but there's no exception recorded for the correlation ID on the error page. I've set every ...
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View uls logs for sharepoint online

I want to read ULS logs for my sharepoint online server. Is there any standard way of doing it ?
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How can I fix this error in the ULS logs: ERROR: Failed to OpenThreadToken, LastError=1008? [duplicate]

I'm constantly getting this error since yesterday afternoon on the WFE box. No one was creating a site or anything. I'm running SharePoint 2010 with SP1. Thanks in advance.
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Company Intranet Page went down unexpectedly…HELP!

This morning I made a minor change to the corveV4.css page and once I saved the changes, I was unable to access the page. After roughly 2 or 3 minutes of trying to load I received an error on the ...
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SharePoint ULS log category -ILDS

In SharePoint ULS logs I come across OWSTIME.EXE records few activities under category ILDS. What could be this actually referring to?
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In a site with two servers where can I expect to see my ULS log entry?

I'm using SPDiagnosticsService to write an entry to the ULS logs. On a load-balanced environment with 2 front-end servers I can't find the entries at all, but it works fine on my local dev environment ...
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TimerJobs and ULS

I have developed a custom Timer Job, which is deployed to my Sharepoint 2010 Enterprise environment. I often notice that things that happen in the TimerJob will not be entered into the ULS, in the ...
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Could not find HostController Service in server

I'm getting the above error message in the ULS logs and I can't seem to figure out where it comes from (obviously it has something to do with search, but I don't know what): Could not find ...
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CoreResultsWebPart.OnInit() throws a NullReferenceException

I've recently had some trouble with search in my SharePoint 2010 environment and thought I'd finally seen the end of it. Turns out I was wrong because now when anyone tries to search from anywhere ...
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Can't find ULS Log file

I'm trying to find ULS logs file, so I went and configured the diagnostic logging in the central administration > Monitoring. I've selected all the categories, Set minimum level of trace ...
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How do I log to the SharePoint ULS logs from a Silverlight web part?

I am developing a Silverlight application which is to be hosted on a sharepoint 2010 page using the out of the box Silverlight webpart control. I want to log any exceptions to the sharepoint ULS logs ...
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correlation id is missing in the Log

I have a handful of correlation id that I need to see in the log what happened this morning when a co-worker checkout the aspx file so he can modify something. upon checkout the whole portal became ...
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ULS and Multiple WFEs

If a farm has multiple WFEs do they have the same ULS logging content replicated across both? Or does each have its own set of logs? Straight forward enough.