Configure Usage And Health Data Collection In SharePoint 2013 Central Administration

Here, you can configure the usage and health data collection to receive the log events whenever various events occur in your SharePoint deployment. You can use various events which you want to log from the list. This usage logging enables analysis and reporting on the data collection and also, uses system resources which can impact performance and disk usage.


How to configure it?

Let’s open Central Admin of SharePoint on your machine. On your Windows desktop screen, click Start >> Administrative Tools >> SharePoint 2013 Central Administration.
















  • Run it as an administrator to have elevated privileges.

  • You will see the screenshot given below.


  • Central Admin is configured under the categories given above.

  • Click on "Monitoring".


  • Go to "Monitoring".