How to enable Xtrace Diagnostic Logging

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    LANDESK Management Suite 9.6LANDESK Management Suite 2016.x

    This document outlines how to enable xTrace logging for LDMS 9.6 and newer Core and Clients.


    xTrace stands for "Extended Trace Logging".


    Enabling xTrace on the device will make the original log files more verbose and will allow for better troubleshooting.




    • Open registry editor (regedit.exe)
    • Navigate to the logXTrace key
      • 32Bit OS - [HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\landesk\managementsuite\LogOptions\logXTrace]
      • 64Bit OS - [HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Wow6432Node\landesk\managementsuite\LogOptions\logXTrace]
    • Right click logXTrace and choose Modify.
    • Set logXTrace to have a value of 1 and click Ok.


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    Related Documents

    LDMS 9.6 Additional Logging Options