Creating a Task Factory Log File

If you are running into any problems or errors with a Task Factory component, you can create a log file to record exactly what is happening. This log file helps you and diagnose any problems and work toward a solution.

To create a log file for your Task Factory component, complete the following steps:

1. Open your Visual Studio package containing the Task Factory component.Task Factory Open Visual Studio Project

2. Select the Task Factory component, then select the F4 key to open the properties window.

Task Factory select component and enter F4

3. Go to the Misc properties section, then enter a fully qualified file path and name in the LogFileLocation property.

Task Factory Component Properties LogFileLocation property

Note:  The file path and name should take the following example format: C:\Users\username\Desktop\LogFile.txt.

4. Save your package and LogFileLocation property settings. Execute the package to generate the file in the specified location.

Task Factory Execute Package
Task Factory Log File for component exampleTask Factory Component Log File example

Success: Once your log file has been created, reach out to to find a solution!