A Practical Guide to SharePoint 2013

A Practical Guide to SharePoint 2013
A Practical Guide to SharePoint 2013 - Book by Saifullah Shafiq

Monday, October 3, 2005

How to use usage analysis tools in SharePoint?

Q: How to use usage analysis tools in SharePoint?

You can use Frontpage to see usage analysis of your SharePoint sites. Open your SharePoint site in Frontpage. Select View > Reports > Usage > Usage Summary to see the usage summary. There are number of other options like viewing daily summary, browsers, operating system, etc.

To enable logging in SharePoint:
1. Go to SharePoint Central Administration.
2. Inside "Component Configuration" section, click "Configure usage analysis processing".
3. Check "Enable Logging" box.
4. Enter number of log files to create. You can enter a number between 1 and 30.
5. Check "Enable usage analysis processing" box and enter start and end times.
6. Click Ok.

You can view analysis reports in SharePoint as well:
1. Click Site Settings inside your SharePoint site.
2. Click "Go to site administration".
3. Click "View site usage data" to view a report.
Following page on Microsoft site contains complete details:


-SSA