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The description for Event ID cannot be found in the EVTX logs generated by ONTAP

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Applies to

  • ONTAP 9
  • CIFS Auditing


  • The .evtx logs generated by ONTAP does not display meaning information
  • The following event description is displayed in the .evtx log file in the Microsoft Windows Event Viewer:

The description for Event ID XXXX from source NetApp-Security-Auditing cannot be located. Either the component that raises this event is not installed on your local computer, or the installation is corrupted. Install or repair the component on the local computer.


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