Get Application errors

11/1/2016

Name:

Get Application Errors

Category:

Event Logs

Description: 

Display all events in the target computer’s Application Event Log that have an event level of Error or Critical.

Required Software:

PowerShell

Command:

Write-Output "Examine Application log for Errors on $(Computer:TARGET)"

Get-WinEvent -ComputerName $(Computer:TARGET) -LogName Application -MaxEvents 300 -ErrorAction SilentlyContinue |
Where {
$_.LevelDisplayName -eq "Error" -or
$_.LevelDisplayName -eq "Critical"} |
Format-List -property TimeCreated, LogName, ProviderName, LevelDisplayName, ID,
@{Label="Message"; Expression={($_.message).substring(0,210) }}

More Info/Usage:

Get-WinEvent