Free Syslog Forwarder - FAQ

1. I have downloaded the tool but it is not running. What should i do?

Please check Dot Net Platform is installed in your system. Run the utility available in the bin directory, DotNetUtilities.exe, It will tell you the Dot Net version. If Dot Net platform is not available in the system, download the platform. Please see the software requirements page for downloading the platform.

2. Unable to bind to specified port number 514. Why the error occurs ?

The Syslog listening port specified is occupied by some other process. So please stop the process and start the Free Syslog Forwarder Tool.

3. Can I receive syslog message from ports other than 514?

Yes you can. Refer document section for this.