EventLog.WriteEntry Method

Writes an entry in the event log.

This member is overloaded. For complete information about this member, including syntax, usage, and examples, click a name in the overload list.

  Name Description
Public method WriteEntry(String) Writes an information type entry, with the given message text, to the event log.
Public method WriteEntry(String, EventLogEntryType) Writes an error, warning, information, success audit, or failure audit entry with the given message text to the event log.
Public method Static member WriteEntry(String, String) Writes an information type entry with the given message text to the event log, using the specified registered event source.
Public method WriteEntry(String, EventLogEntryType, Int32) Writes an entry with the given message text and application-defined event identifier to the event log.
Public method Static member WriteEntry(String, String, EventLogEntryType) Writes an error, warning, information, success audit, or failure audit entry with the given message text to the event log, using the specified registered event source.
Public method WriteEntry(String, EventLogEntryType, Int32, Int16) Writes an entry with the given message text, application-defined event identifier, and application-defined category to the event log.
Public method Static member WriteEntry(String, String, EventLogEntryType, Int32) Writes an entry with the given message text and application-defined event identifier to the event log, using the specified registered event source.
Public method WriteEntry(String, EventLogEntryType, Int32, Int16, Byte[]) Writes an entry with the given message text, application-defined event identifier, and application-defined category to the event log, and appends binary data to the message.
Public method Static member WriteEntry(String, String, EventLogEntryType, Int32, Int16) Writes an entry with the given message text, application-defined event identifier, and application-defined category to the event log, using the specified registered event source. The category can be used by the Event Viewer to filter events in the log.
Public method Static member WriteEntry(String, String, EventLogEntryType, Int32, Int16, Byte[]) Writes an entry with the given message text, application-defined event identifier, and application-defined category to the event log (using the specified registered event source) and appends binary data to the message.
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