.LOG1 File Extension

There is only one file type that uses the .LOG1 extension:

Windows Registry Hive Log File

Windows Registry Hive Log File

Log file used by the Windows registry; contains a trace of changes that have been made to the user's registry over time; typically found in the user's directory or under the %SystemRoot%\System32\config directory in Windows; saved in a binary format and as a hidden file in Windows.

LOG1 files are a part of the overall group of files that comprise the registry "hive." Other files include .LOG and .LOG2. A common LOG1 file is ntuser.dat.LOG1.

Software's name License Platforms
Microsoft Windows Registry Microsoft Windows Registry Included Windows

Updated: March 11, 2010

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