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EventLogInstaller.UninstallAction Property

Gets or sets a value that indicates whether the Installer Tool (Installutil.exe) should remove the event log or leave it in its installed state at uninstall time.

Namespace: System.Diagnostics
Assembly: System.Configuration.Install (in system.configuration.install.dll)

public UninstallAction UninstallAction { get; set; }
/** @property */
public UninstallAction get_UninstallAction ()

/** @property */
public void set_UninstallAction (UninstallAction value)

public function get UninstallAction () : UninstallAction

public function set UninstallAction (value : UninstallAction)

Property Value

One of the UninstallAction values that indicates what state to leave the event log in when the EventLog is uninstalled. The default is Remove.

When you install an event log, you can optionally connect it to an existing log. If you do so, you must decide whether the log should return to its pre-installation state, or remain in its current, post-installation state. If you elect to return the event log to its pre-installation state, changes to the event log entries at installation are not restored. You can reset only the event log properties that are associated with the EventLogInstaller to their pre-installation values.

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Windows 98, Windows 2000 SP4, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP Media Center Edition, Windows XP Professional x64 Edition, Windows XP SP2, Windows XP Starter Edition

The .NET Framework does not support all versions of every platform. For a list of the supported versions, see System Requirements.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 2.0, 1.1, 1.0
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