How To: Find ArcPad log files


This article provides the folder location of the ArcPad.log file referenced in some error messages.


When a serious application error occurs while working in ArcPad and the information refers to the ArcPad log file, it can be accessed from the following locations.

Windows XP:

C:\Documents and Settings\User\*username*\Application Data\Local\Temp\ArcPad.log

Windows 7 and 8:


The location of the ArcPad log file can also be seen on the System Information tab of the About ArcPad dialog box.

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