How to do configuration of log rotation?


If you have hosted a website in a Shared hosting environment and now if you have moved to dedicated platform then you might know that how important is to use a server for a website. Yes, using a server gives you a lot more advantages where you can easily manage your website with better resources. Not only that using Windows based dedicated server you can easily install applications which are powered by Microsoft.  With every dedicated hosting server, you will be provided with the root access to your server which means that you can install and run any application on your server as per your requirements. 



Today if you are using Windows-based server and if you are looking for information on how to configure the log rotation then here is the complete solution. So what is log files? All connections to the Web server and requested files which are not found on the server are registered in log files. And these log files are analyzed by the statistical utilities running on the server, which will later show graphical reports on demand. 



Here are the steps to do configuration of log rotation in your Windows  server: 



>> Log in to the Plesk Control Panel.

>> Go to Websites & Domains




>> Select Logs



>> Click on all logs. Now you will see the list of log entries

>> Now select Manage Log Files



>> Click Log Rotation




>> Now you will see some options to manage your log rotation

>> Set the relevant filed as per your requirements. And click ok



>> Once done with the configuration you will get  green confirmation banner