I'am currently running a windows server 2012 version and I don't have the "C:\Program files\Common Files\Microsoft Shared\Web Server Extensions\14\LOGS". Instead in the "14" directory I only have "CONFIG" and "TEMPLATE" directories. I would like to see the .log file to see the error that matching with the correlation ID I got.

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    The log files should be present in 15/LOGS. – Nadeem Yousuf Feb 4 '15 at 11:57
  • The logs can be setup to be stored anywhere. I would look for a specific drive on the computer used for logs (that's a very common setup) – Robert Lindgren Feb 4 '15 at 11:58
  • Or , as Nadeem says, if this is a SharePoint 2013 environment, first look in the 15 folder – Robert Lindgren Feb 4 '15 at 11:59
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    Or Sharepoint isn't even installed if there is no 14 or 15 hive – Eric Alexander Feb 4 '15 at 13:03

Use the below powershell command to get the configuration details of the diagostics. You'll see a property "LogLocation" and check if you get the logs at that location


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