Analyze Log Files from Disk

This view displays an analysis of the loaded log file. Log entries relating to the same event are collected together.

Grid View

The Grid view provides an analysis of activity. Each row is an event, such as an action or condition.

You can sort, filter, group, search, and format the dataset to display the relevant information.

Chart View

The Chart View provides a graphical representation of activity over time. Each bar is an event, such as an action or condition.

The drop-down lists user sessions in the loaded log file. From the drop-down, filter the chart by selecting or deselecting user sessions.

Use the mouse scroll wheel to change the zoom level or press Ctrl+Plus to zoom in and Ctrl+Minus to zoom out. To zoom to a specific chart area, press Shift and draw a rectangle around the required elements. If zoomed in, drag within the chart to pan.

The context menu provides view options, such as bar and axis labels.

To display the bar relating to a specific event from the Grid view, right-click the row and select Show in Chart. To display the row relating to a specific bar from the Chart view, right-click the bar and select Show in Grid.

Filters Pane

The Filters pane provides filters that can be applied to the current dataset.

You can apply trigger filters in conjunction with other selected filters. For example, selecting Logon and Actions displays action events in the Logon trigger.

To show events for the Citrix vDisk Client Settings condition, add File & Folder to the filter.

To apply filters:

  1. Click Filters to expand the Filters pane.
  2. Select the required filters. Click Select All to select all filters or Deselect All to deselect all filters.
  3. Click Refresh.

    The filter is applied to the grid or list.

  4. To clear the filtering, expand the Filters pane, click Select All and click Refresh.

Details Pane

The Details pane provides further information about the selected item in the Grid or Chart view.

The left-hand section shows detailed information about the event, such as error details, duration, user name, user session, and Policy configuration node path. The right-hand section shows the raw log lines for the selected event.

You can sort, filter, group, and search the data in the Details pane just as you can in the work area.

For more information, see Work Area.

Look Up Error Codes

Look up system error codes from the log file using the built-in tool.

  1. Right-click within the work area and select Error Code Lookup.

    The Error Code Lookup dialog displays.

  2. Enter an error code.
  3. Click .

    The error information displays for the entered error code.

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User Scenarios