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Kiwi Syslog Server Service Installation failed

Updated March 11th, 2016

Overview

The installation fails with the following error message:

Kiwi Syslog Server Service Installation failed.

The Kiwi Syslog Server Service could not be installed using account.

Please run the installer again and try another account (eg. LocalSystem or a member of the local Administrators group).

Environment

  • All Kiwi Syslog version
  • Windows 2012 R2

Cause 

This is due to GPO policies.

Resolution

You will need to re-install Kiwi Syslog Server using the Local administrator account and not the Local System account.

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