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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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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Can't remove old references to databases from User Profile SA

I'm trying to fix some errors in the ULS logs. Critical errors are being thrown from the User Profile Service saying it can't sync with a particular Content DB, a DB that doesn't exist any more. I ...
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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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IE9 tab displays “Service Unavailable” for a split second when opening SP2010 page

As of recent, when I open the company intranet page in IE9 it displays "Service Unavailable" for a moment but then proceeds and opens as normal. To review the issue I have checked the ULS logs and ...
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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.
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Generate Web Application GUID

I'm trying to troubleshoot some events in my logs and need to figure out what web application is associated to the GUID the logs reference. Anyone know how I can generate the GUID for each of my web ...
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SPDiagnosticsService.WriteTrace throws error “Object reference not set to an instance of an object”

I am trying to write entries into logging and have trouble doing so. Using Client object model on SharePoint foundation. Code is running from a console app. SPDiagnosticsService.Local.WriteTrace(0, ...
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ULS is not logging from web app

This is similar to "http://sharepoint.stackexchange.com/questions/2057/how-to-write-to-uls-log-in-sharepoint-2010-from-a-net-app". But in my case, logs are NOT showing up in ULS when logging from a ...
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Logs files suddenly stopped to be filled

I have just installed a setup a new SP 2010 server. I don't know why, but suddenly, logs files stopped to be filled (and so ULS viewer remains empty). At the time of the last log entry, I was ...
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Logging in custom Webparts and Application pages

I'm working on a SharePoint 2010 project which consists of a few application pages and some webparts. Whenever some error occurs in any of the custom pages/webparts I get the sharepoint error page ...
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What does the “Event ID” refer to in the ULS logs?

I am getting an error logged to my ULS logs that I would like to look up more information on. I see the "Event ID" in there but I don't know what that refers to. Is this value specific to my ...
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Entire webapp unable to log to ULS

I've reinstalled SharePoint with least privilege accounts, and use a separate account for all non-central-admin web apps. This separate domain account is in the WSS_WPG group, and seems otherwise to ...
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List of tools for reading ULS logs

I just spent a fair amount of time troubleshooting an issue that required me to look in the ULS logs for the root cause. What tools are recommended for searching/filtering/reading ULS logs?