Event logs

Event logs

From GFI MailEssentials Configuration, you can monitor important events related to the functionality of GFI MailEssentials. Examples of instances that trigger events:

  • completion of anti-spam engine updates
  • reporting database reaches 1.7GB and GFI MailEssentials rolls over to a new database
  • less than 1GB free disk space on partition where quarantine is stored

Navigate to GFI MailEssentials > Dashboard and select the Events tab to display the list of events. The following information is displayed for each event:

  • Date/Time
  • Event ID - an identifier is assigned to each type of GFI MailEssentials event.
  • Subject

Click Details to show more information about a particular event.

GFI MailEssentials events are also available from the Windows Event Viewer under Applications and Services Logs > GFI MailEssentials.