Reviewing and Saving Task Activity Logs
From the Task Activity view in the right pane, you can review the logs for active, pending, or completed tasks.
For troubleshooting purposes, you might want to save multiple task log files to a compressed format so that you can send the files to a support person.
The Task Activity listview provides status icons as visual cues to the success or failure of the gatherings.
Where to Go from Here
First you create a connection to the Exchange environment from which you are gathering data. For more information, see Connecting to an Exchange Organization .
After you have connected to the Exchange servers from which you want to collect information, you create gathering tasks to collect the information.
To create Default Gathering tasks, see Exchange Default Gathering Task Template Details .
To create other gathering tasks, see Beyond the Default Gathering .
For details about setting parameters for an Exchange organization, such as setting up mailbox audits, identifying SMTP namespaces and IP addresses that should be reported as internal, and specifying delivery time thresholds, see Setting Properties for a Specific Exchange Organization .
For details about setting parameters for a specific Exchange server, such as assigning server roles, setting thresholds for reports, and identifying mailbox database locations, see Setting Properties for an Exchange Server .
Creating Gathering Tasks