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how to collect windows event logs to PRTG



Dear All, I am new in PRTG, I am using trail version of PRTG to check the feasibility of my requirement. How I can collect event logs from windows and linux to PRTG server. If any one can suggest me.

Regards Nitesh

prtg snmp syslog wmi

Created on Jan 12, 2023 1:55:15 PM

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Hello Nitesh,

You may want to check the below manual and KB article which explained the possible ways to monitor the logs into PRTG. I hope it helps. https://www.paessler.com/manuals/prtg/wmi_event_log_sensor https://kb.paessler.com/en/topic/88948-check-log-file-for-keywords

Created on Jan 16, 2023 12:09:22 PM by  Himanshu Bhatt [Paessler Support]

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