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How to use the Host Intrusion Prevention ClientControl tool to convert event.log to a readable log file
Technical Articles ID:   KB84471
Last Modified:  5/18/2015

Environment

McAfee Host Intrusion Prevention (Host IPS) 8.0 Patch 1 and later

Summary

You can use the Host IPS ClientControl tool (located in the installation directory) to convert the unformatted event.log file to a more readable format.

To convert the raw log file, open a command prompt and run the following command:

"C:\Program Files\McAfee\Host Intrusion Prevention\ClientControl.exe" /export /s <path to event log source file> <path of event log export file>
 Example: 
"C:\Program Files\McAfee\Host Intrusion Prevention\ClientControl.exe" /export /s "C:\ProgramData\McAfee\Host Intrusion Prevention\Event.log" C:\Event.log

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