Event Log Explorer allows you to set a place where it will read
event descriptions from.
By default Event Log Explorer reads event descriptions from the
computer where the event log is located. Sometimes you may want to
change the default location of the description server: when
descriptions are not available from the default location or if
getting the event descriptions from a remote server affect the
To set the description server, select
Default location -
descriptions will be read from the default location (where the
event log is located)
Local computer - descriptions
will be read from the local computer (this ensures the best
Another computer -
descriptions will be read from a certain location.