Obsolete. Specifies the maximum age of valid page hits when the log file is being uploaded.
<PURGETIME HOUR = "n"/>
- Required. Number of hours for which the logging information is considered valid.
Parent elements LOGTARGET Child elements None Minimum availability Internet Explorer 4.0 Minimum operating systems Windows 95, Windows NT 4.0
Windows Internet Explorer 7. The Channel Definition Format (CDF) is obsolete and should not be used.
The log file ( filename .log) is stored in the user's local cache in the%userprofile%\history\log folder. This file is cleared after it is successfully posted to the HTTP server during the CDF update.
In the following example, a PURGETIME element and HTTP-EQUIV element are nested inside a LOGTARGET element. The example shows how to specify the maximum age of valid page hits—in this case, 12 hours.<LOGTARGET HREF="http://www.joyware.tld/logging" METHOD="POST" SCOPE="OFFLINE"> <PURGETIME HOUR="12"/> <HTTP-EQUIV NAME="ENCODING-TYPE" VALUE="gzip"/> </LOGTARGET>