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How to Close Your Global Event Viewer


  • This KB article describes how to close your Global Event Viewer in ION:Vista.

    The purpose of the KB article is to correct for a feature that can occasionally be confusing when a Global Event viewer has been created and is no longer needed.


    Global Event Viewer, Vista, Error, Problem,


    Global Event Viewer will not close. Using the windows close box or File -> Close will only cause the event viewer to minimize.


    The event viewer has become locked.


    This is quite simple, and takes 2 steps:

    1) Select the options menu and choose ‘Show Toolbox’
    2) Close the event viewer.

    More Information

    See Page 80 of the Client User Guide for information on adding the Global Event Viewer:

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