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View syslog messages in the web console

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Created by Steven Bansil_ret, last modified by Steven Bansil_ret on Jan 31, 2017

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  1. Click Start > All Programs > SolarWinds > Orion Web Console.
  2. Log in to the Orion Web Console, and then click Syslog in the Views toolbar.
  3. If you want to view syslog messages for a specific Syslogenabled network object, specify the selected object in the Network Object field.

    Only objects that have sent a syslog message to the Server will be listed in this field.

  4. >If you want to filter your syslog messages table by device type, select the type to which you want to limit your view in the Type of Device field.
  5. If you want to filter your syslog messages table by severity, select the severity level to which you want to limit your view in the Select Severity field.

    For more information, see Syslog severities.

  6. If you want to filter your syslog messages table by facility, select the facility to which you want to limit your view in the Select Facility field.

  7. If you want to limit your syslog messages table to show only messages of a designated type, type the appropriate string in the Message Type field.
  8. If you want to limit your syslog messages table to show only messages containing a designated pattern, provide the appropriate string in the Message Pattern field.

    An asterisk (*) is required as a wildcard character, both before and after the pattern string, unless the provided pattern is any of the following:

    • The beginning of the message
    • The end of the message
    • The full message
  9. If you only want to see syslog messages from a specific period of time, select a time period from the Time Period menu.
  10. Confirm the number of messages displayed in the Show Messages field.
  11. If you want cleared or acknowledged messages to remain in the Syslog view, check Show Cleared Messages.
  12. Click Refresh to update the syslog messages list with your new settings.
 
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