This documentation supports the 9.0 version of Remedy IT Service Management Suite.

To view the latest version, select the version from the Product version menu.

Viewing installation and uninstallation logs

The BMC Remedy ITSM Maintenance tool provides access to installation and uninstallation logs. Each time that you run the installer or uninstaller, it creates a log file that you can view from a log viewer, which you launch from the BMC Remedy ITSM Maintenance tool.

The log viewer is the graphical presentation of the log files. Each installer log session is displayed as a tab. The tab's name includes a time stamp of the installer run. The tab displays the contents of the log file, with errors highlighted in red and warnings highlighted in yellow. Entries are presented in a table format that you can sort.

To view the logs, open the BMC Remedy ITSM Maintenance tool and then use the log viewer, as described in the following topics:

Opening the BMC Remedy Maintenance tool

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To use the log viewer 

  1. In the BMC Remedy ITSM Maintenance tool, click the Logs tab.
  2. Click Install Log.
  3. In the log viewer, click the tab for the log that you want to view.
  4. Search for rows highlighted in red (errors) or yellow (warnings).
    To sort a column, click the column header. To reverse sort a column, press the Shift key while clicking the column header.
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