Admin Guide: Azure Information Protection unified labeling client files and client usage logging

Applies to: Azure Information Protection, Windows 10, Windows 8.1, Windows 8, Windows Server 2019, Windows Server 2016, Windows Server 2012 R2, Windows Server 2012

If you have Windows 7 or Office 2010, see AIP for Windows and Office versions in extended support.

Instructions for: Azure Information Protection unified labeling client for Windows

After you have installed the Azure Information Protection unified labeling client, you might need to know where files are located and monitor how the client is being used.

File locations for the Azure Information Protection unified labeling client

Client files:

  • For 64-bit operating systems: \ProgramFiles (x86)\Microsoft Azure Information Protection

  • For 32-bit operating systems: \Program Files\Microsoft Azure Information Protection

Client logs files and currently installed policy files:

  • For 64-bit and 32-bit operating systems: %localappdata%\Microsoft\MSIP

Usage logging for the Azure Information Protection unified labeling client

The unified labeling client doesn't logs user activity to the local Windows event log. Instead, use the central reporting feature of Azure Information Protection.

Next steps

Now that you've identified all the log files associated with the Azure Information Protection unified labeling client, see the following for additional information that you might need to support this client: