File Type Windows 7 Event Log File IconWindows 7 Event Log File
File Format Proprietary (Microsoft)
Usage Open manually
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An EVTX file is an event log created by Windows 7. It contains a list of events recorded by the system, along with brief descriptions of each event. EVTX files may be exported by the Windows 7 Event Viewer by selecting "Save All Events As..." from the Actions pane in the Event Viewer window.

Info About Microsoft Event Viewer

Event Viewer is an application included with the Windows operating system. It displays events that have been logged by the Windows operating system and installed applications. Five type of Windows logs are recorded, including application, security, setup, system, and forwarded events.

In Windows 7, Event Viewer is located within the Administrative Tools section of the Control Panel.

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Updated December 29, 2010
Information from the PC File Extensions Reference