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Failed to open the event log. Error details: A required privilege is not held by the client.
failed event log required privilege is not held by the client
KB1493 | Last review: Sep 27, 2017 | Netwrix Auditor for Active Directory | 5.0 and above
|Symptoms||Netwrix Auditor is installed in a child domain and the report contains the following error for the root domain controllers:
“Failed to process DC: Domain controller name. The error is: Failed to open the event log. Error details: A required privilege is not held by the client”
|Cause||This error indicates that auditing is not configured properly (or not configured at all) in the root domain.|
|Resolution||To resolve this issue, perform the following steps:
Note: You have to run Audit Configuration wizard under Enterprise administrator account.
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