How to Open Event Viewer in Windows 10

In Windows 10, you can open the Event Viewer in diverse ways. Let’s see what they are.

Method #1

eventvwr command can launch Event Viewer in Windows 10, and you can use it in the following programs:

  • Run Command
  • Address toolbar
  • File Explorer address bar
  • Task Manager (click File > Run new task to use the command)
  • Command Prompt
  • Windows PowerShell

Method #2

  1. Open Control Panel.
  2. In the search box at the top, type event.
  3. Now, you can see View event logs link. Click on it.
View event logs link

Method #3

  1. Go to C: > Windows > System32 folder.
  2. Find and double-click on eventvwr file.
Eventvwr file

Method #4

Right-click on the Start button and then click on Event Viewer, which is between Power Options and System.

Method #5

  1. Open Start menu.
  2. Find and open the Windows Administrative Tools folder.
  3. Now you can see the Event Viewer. Click on it.
Event Viewer option

Method #6

  1. Open the Start menu and type event.
  2. In the search results, you can see the Event Viewer app. Click on it.

Read: How to Create an Event Viewer Shortcut