How to Open Event Viewer in Windows 10

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

Method #1

You can use "eventvwr" command to open Event Viewer in Windows 10, and you can use it in the following programs:

Run Command

Open Run Command.

Type "eventvwr" (without double quotes) and then press "Enter." 

Command in the Run Command Box
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Address Toolbar

Type "eventvwr" (without double quotes) in the Address Toolbar and then press "Enter" key.

Command in the Address Bar
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File Explorer Address Bar

Type "eventvwr" (without double quotes) in the Address Bar of File Explorer and then hit "Enter."

Command in the File Explorer Address Bar
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Task Manager

Open Task Manager.

Click File > Run new task.

Type "eventvwr" (without double quotes) in the "Create new task" box and then press "Enter."

Command in the Create new task box
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Command Prompt

Open Command Prompt.

Type "eventvwr" (without double quotes) and then hit "Enter" key.

Command Prompt with eventvwr command
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Windows PowerShell

Open PowerShell.

Type "eventvwr" (without double quotes) and then press "Enter" key.

Windows PowerShell with eventvwr command
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Method #2

Open Control Panel.

In the search box at the top, type "event" (without double quotes).

Now, you can see "View event logs" link.

View event logs link
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Click on it.

Method #3

Open the Settings on your PC.

In the search box at the top, type "event" (without double quotes).

Now, you can see "View event logs" in the search result.

View event logs in the search result
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Click on it.

Method #4

Go to C > Windows > System32 folder.

Find and double-click on "eventvwr" file.

Eventvwr file
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Method #5

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

Event Viewer option in Power User Menu
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Method #6

Open Start Menu. Find and open "Windows Administrative Tools" folder.

Now, you can see "Event Viewer."

Event Viewer option
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Click on it.

Method #7

Open Start Menu and then type "event" (without double quotes).

In the search results, you can see "Event Viewer."

Event Viewer in the result
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Click on it.

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