Are there logs for the DCagent (domain controller agent)
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Are there logs for the DCagent (domain controller agent)


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The admin and installation guides do a great job of walking through basic purpose, install, and troubleshooting of the domain controller agent. However, it does not mention the logging capabilities of the domain controller. Are there logs?


The DCagent does log. To find logs and increase logging:

  1. Go to the SymantecDLP\DC Agent\
  2. Note the line:
    # Log configuration file location, relative to the DC Agent installation directory
  3. Go to the
  4. Increase logging to TRACE, R
  5. Pull logs from the file noted in the properties file.

Additional Information

For more information about DC Agents settings, see Domain controller agent post-installation tasks (