Merge-SPLogFile Correlation ID Cmdlet did not return any records in the log file. Check your time range or filters.

Merge-SPLogFile Correlation ID Cmdlet did not return any records in the log file. Check your time range or filters.

In this post, we will discuss an issue related to Merge-SPLogFile PowerShell cmdlet. While running this cmdlet it was showing error as Cmdlet did not return any records in the log file. Check your time range or filters. We run the below PowerShell cmdlet to retrieve error details from us logs. You can follow an article to know more on getting Error Details based on Correlation ID from ULS Logs in SharePoint 2013 using PowerShell.

Merge-SPLogFile –Path “E:\SPLogs\MergedLogs.txt” –Correlation 3ae2a6c0-da14-43a1-afda-5bb6bbff3d43 -Overwrite

Merge-SPLogFile Correlation ID Cmdlet did not return any records in the log file. Check your time range or filters.
Merge-SPLogFile Correlation ID Cmdlet did not return any records in the log file. Check your time range or filters.

Also, check out:
Data connection library missing in SharePoint 2013

How to enable anonymous access in SharePoint 2013?

Default breadcrumb for document library SharePoint 2013

Below is the solution you can try to solve the issue.

Open your SharePoint 2013 Central Administration and then click on Monitoring. Then in the Monitoring page click on “Configure diagnostic logging” in the Reporting section.


This will open the Diagnostic Logging page. Then check the checkboxes like below are click on OK.

Merge-SPLogFile Correlation ID Cmdlet did not return any records in the log file. Check your time range or filters.
Merge-SPLogFile Correlation ID Cmdlet did not return any records in the log file. Check your time range or filters.

Hope this will be helpful.


You May Also like the Following SharePoint Online Tutorials:

About Bijay Kumar

I am Bijay from Odisha, India. Currently working in my own venture TSInfo Technologies in Bangalore, India. I am Microsoft Office Servers and Services (SharePoint) MVP (5 times). I works in SharePoint 2016/2013/2010, SharePoint Online Office 365 etc. Check out My MVP Profile.. I also run popular SharePoint web site SharePointSky.com

View all posts by Bijay Kumar →