Client Logging in Communicator

Communications Server 2007 R2

Microsoft Office Communications Server 2007 and Microsoft Office Communications Server 2007 R2 will reach end of support on January 9, 2018. To stay supported, you will need to upgrade. For more information, see Resources to help you upgrade your Office 2007 servers and clients.

When you enable client logging in Office Communicator 2007 R2, the Communicator log file (that is, communicator-uccp-log-uccplog) contains information about the interaction of Office Communicator 2007 R2 with Office Communications Server 2007 R2.

If you are using the Windows Vista operating system, to enable logging you must be logged on as a member of the Performance Log Users group. For instructions, see "To join the Performance Log Users group" procedure in Capturing Audio Signals To Debug Live Meeting 2007.

You can enable logging in Office Communicator 2007 R2 as follows:

  1. Click the Menu button.

  2. On the Tools menu, click Options.

  3. On the General tab, under Logging, select the Turn on logging in Communicator check box.

  4. If you want to save logging information in the Microsoft Office Outlook communication and collaboration client, on the Personal tab, under Personal information Manager, select the Save my call logs in the Outlook Conversation History folder check box.

  5. Sign out of Communicator, and then sign back in for the changes to take effect.

The log file is created in the Windows <user profile>\Tracing folder.