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My organisation has a requirement that audit / security logs need to be kept for at least one year. In office 365 the logs available in the Audit Log Search are only kept for 90 days.

I am trying to find the simplest possible solution where we can download the logs to be stored locally. Ideally a product we can buy before we have to custom develop something.

I have looked at using the Search-UnifiedAuditLog powershell command but this does count as custom dev and I would also need to split the JSON return into individual columns.

The ideal end result would be a simple CSV file containing the days worth of results.

Has anyone seen anything like this available?

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You can download a CSV Audit log search file directly from Office 365 :

  1. Go to Admin Center then Click on Security and Compliance like image below:

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  1. Then select Audit Log Search and search by Date then you can Save or Export your Results in CSV file :

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    The problem with this approach is that it is manually and needs someone to select the correct filters and date range each time. I would like to automate that. – Buzzby Jan 26 '18 at 15:45

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