Windows - View Logon and Logoff history


  • How do I view Windows Log in and Log off history?
  • How do I see who has logged into a computer?


  • Oregon State University
  • Windows


Method 1 - Event Viewer

  1. Press the Windows key and search Event Viewer
  2. In the left panel, navigate to Windows Logs > Security
  3. In the right pnael, select Filter Current Log...
  4. In the popup window, enter the following:
    1. Event Sources: Microsoft Windows security auditing.
    2. Task Category: Logon, Logoff and Special Logon

  1. Select Ok
  2. Double click on an entry to see more details about the logon or logoff

For assistance, contact the IS Service Desk.


Article ID: 93647
Tue 12/3/19 8:46 AM
Mon 1/13/20 10:40 AM