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Posted - 07/31/2004 :  23:18:06  Show Profile  Visit orgbrat's Homepage
I have just installed SQL Server 2005 Beta 2 and the machine that I installed it on now has the Windows Application Event Viewer log is over flowing with Event# 18453 "Success Audit", Source is MSSQLSERVER, Category is "Logon". It is creating this Event Viewer entry every 7 seconds and I can not determine how to stop the entry. is there someone that has had this problem or can tell me how to handle it. Thanks....

Steve Graddy MCP, MCAD.Net

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Posted - 08/01/2004 :  00:29:18  Show Profile
Don't have Yukon handy but in SQL2k you change this by going into Server Properties, Security and changing the auditing.

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Posted - 08/01/2004 :  15:40:37  Show Profile  Visit derrickleggett's Homepage  Send derrickleggett an AOL message  Send derrickleggett a Yahoo! Message
If you go to the workbench, right-click on the server in the Object Explorer and go to properties. Click on Security and change the Login Auditing to only audit for failures.


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