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How to Use HFMErrorLogViewer.exe Utility to Review HFM Log File HsvEventlog.log (Doc ID 1104933.1)

Last updated on JANUARY 17, 2020

Applies to:

Hyperion Financial Management - Version to [Release 9.2 to 11.1]
Information in this document applies to any platform.


The purpose of this document is to provide some general information regarding the use of the HFMErrorLogViewer.exe utility, which is the primary executable used to review Hyperion Financial Management's (HFM) main log file called hsveventlog.log.


This document will describe the purpose of the hsveventlog.log and show some of the features associated with reading and reviewing the HFM entries using the HFMErrorLogViewer.exe utility. It is intended for HFM administrators who maintain and monitor the activities tracked within HFM.


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In this Document
 I. General Information regarding the Hsveventlog.log:
 II. Different ways to trace and review HFM activity
 1. HFMErrorLogViewer.exe
 3. Windows Event Viewer
 4. System Messages
 III. Using the HFMErrorLogViewer:
 The following menu options/features are available within the HFMErrorLogViewer:
 IV. Conclusion

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