JSI Tip 6307. How do I restrict the maximum size of the Task Scheduler's SchedLgU.Txt file?

We discussed the SchedLgU.Txt file in tip 2911.

To restrict the maximum size of the SchedLgU.Txt file:

1. Use the Registry Editor to navigate to:


2. Double-click the MaxLogSizeKB Value Name, a REG_DWORD data type, and set the maximum size in kilobytes, using the Decimal Radix. The default size is 32 (kilobytes).

NOTE: You will have to restart the Task Scheduler for this setting to take effect.

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