|Control the Log File Creation Method of Dr Watson (Windows NT/2000/XP)|
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This tweak controls whether the Dr. Watson utility creates a new log file or appends data to the old log file for each application error that occurs.
Open your registry and find the key below.
Create a new DWORD value, or modify the existing value called 'AppendToLogFile' using the settings below.
Exit your registry, you may need to restart or log out of Windows for the change to take effect.
|(Default)||REG_SZ||(value not set)|
System Key: [HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\DrWatson]|
Type: REG_DWORD (DWORD Value)
Value: (0 = new, 1 = append)
Disclaimer: Modifying the registry can cause serious problems that may require you to reinstall your operating system. We cannot guarantee that problems resulting from modifications to the registry can be solved. Use the information provided at your own risk.
Last Modified: March 27, 2002