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Published on 06.19.09 by Brent Trahan

Disable Windows Error Reporting Logging

Learn how to disable Windows Error Reporting logging in Windows 7.

If this setting is enabled Windows Error Reporting events will not be logged to the system event log.

Disable Windows Error Reporting Logging

  1. Type gpedit.msc in the Start menu’s search box and then press Enter.

    Note: This guide shows you how to make changes to Windows 7 using Group Policy. Group Policy is not available in Home versions of Windows 7.

  2. Navigate to User Configuration, Administrative Templates, Windows Components, and then select Windows Error Reporting in the left column of the Group Policy editor.

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  3. Double-click Disable Logging in the Settings section of the Group Policy editor.
  4. Select Enable and then click OK to save the changes.

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