How To: Find the error logs written when ArcMap closes
Below are instructions on locating the error log mentioned in the following error:
"ArcMap.exe has generated errors and will be closed by Windows. You will need to restart the program. An error log is being created."
- Click Start > Run.
- Type 'DRWTSN32' in the text box and click OK.
The Dr. Watson dialog will provide paths to the log and dump files on the machine.