View reports and logs in SharePoint 2013


Applies to: SharePoint Foundation 2013, SharePoint Server 2013

Topic Last Modified: 2013-12-18

Summary: Get links to articles about how to view SharePoint reports, timer job status, cache performance, and the SharePoint logging database.

The articles in this section are written to meet the requirements of information technology (IT) professionals who are responsible for the planning, design, deployment, and operations of monitoring. These solutions might be in enterprise, corporate, or branch-office environments. The IT professionals who are responsible for monitoring solutions are expected to have an understanding of the technical details that are contained in this section. However, service-level expertise is not needed to understand the enterprise-level discussions and decisions.

You can monitor the SharePoint 2013 environment by viewing health reports of the system and sites and diagnostic logs that provide detailed information about any problems that might arise.