Debug Logging

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Debug Logging

Postby void » Sat Nov 05, 2016 12:02 pm

Debug logging requires Everything 1.4.1 or later

To enable debug logging in Everything:


When debug logging is enabled, Everything will log all debug messages to %TEMP%\Everything Debug Log.txt

To enable verbose debug logging in Everything:


When verbose debug logging is enabled, Everything will log all debug messages, verbose debug messages and events to %TEMP%\Everything Debug Log.txt

To enable debug logging for the Everything service:

  • From the Start menu, click Run....
  • Type in regedit and click Run.
  • In Regedit, navigate to:
    HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\services\Everything
  • Change the value data for ImagePath from
    "C:\Program Files\Everything\Everything.exe" -svc
    to:
    "C:\Program Files\Everything\Everything.exe" -svc -debug-log
    where "C:\Program Files\Everything\Everything.exe" is the location of your Everything.exe
  • Press Ctrl + Shift + ESC to start the Task manager
  • Click the Services tab.
  • Right click Everything and click Stop Service.
  • Right click Everything and click Start Service.
  • Restart Everything.

When the Everything service debug logging is enabled all debug messages are logged to C:\Windows\Temp\Everything Service Debug Log.txt


To enable verbose debug logging for the Everything service:

  • From the Start menu, click Run....
  • Type in regedit and click Run.
  • In Regedit, navigate to:
    HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\services\Everything
  • Change the value data for ImagePath from
    "C:\Program Files\Everything\Everything.exe" -svc
    to:
    "C:\Program Files\Everything\Everything.exe" -svc -debug-log -verbose
    where "C:\Program Files\Everything\Everything.exe" is the location of your Everything.exe
  • Press Ctrl + Shift + ESC to start the Task manager
  • Click the Services tab.
  • Right click Everything and click Stop Service.
  • Right click Everything and click Start Service.
  • Restart Everything.

When the Everything service debug logging is enabled all debug messages, verbose debug messages and events are logged to C:\Windows\Temp\Everything Service Debug Log.txt

To temporarily enable debug logging in Everything 1.4.1.809b or later:
  • In Everything, in the Search box, type in the following search and press ENTER:
    /debug_log

When debug logging is enabled, Everything will log all debug messages to %TEMP%\Everything Debug Log.txt


Please send these debug logs to support@voidtools.com

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