Help Document

Device Management

The devices to be monitored by Log360 Cloud can be managed in this section. Devices can be added, edited, or deleted. All the devices that are being monitored can be viewed. The device management page contains two tabs namely Windows Devices and Syslog Devices.

Windows Devices

  1. Add a Windows Device
  2. Update a Windows device
  3. Enable/Disable a Windows device
  4. Delete a Windows device
  5. Change monitor interval for a Windows device
  6. Configure Event Source files

Add a Windows Device

To add a new Windows device, follow the steps given below.

  • Ensure Log360 Cloud agent is installed on at least one Windows device in your network.
  • Note: When a domain is added in Log360 Cloud, all devices in the domain will be auto discovered and listed on clicking the +Add device(s) button on the Device Management page (Settings → Configurations → Devices). Alternatively, you can install the Log360 Cloud Agent on a domain machine for auto discovery of all devices in the domain.
  • Open Log360 Cloud and select the Settings tab. Then navigate to Devices under Configuration.
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  • Select the Windows Devices tab and click the + Add Device(s) button.
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  • Select a category and choose the devices by ticking the box corresponding to the device name.
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  • Select a Agent from the drop-down list and click Add.
  • Alternatively, you can configure a Windows device manually by clicking on the + Configure Manually in the top right corner of the pop-up window.
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  • In the Device field, provide the name of the device that you wish to add. Then, provide the Username and Password in the respective fields and click the Verify Credential button.
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  • After verifying the credentials, click the Add button.

Now the devices are successfully added to Log360 Cloud.

Update a Windows device

To update an existing Windows device, follow the steps given below.

  • Open Log360 Cloud and select the Settings tab. Then navigate to Devices under Configuration.
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  • Choose the Windows Devices tab and click the icon-edit icon corresponding to the desired device.
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  • In the window that pops-up, make the necessary modifications.
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  • To modify the authentication credentials, provide a Username and Password in the respective fields and click Verify Credentials. Note that the agent login credentials are used when no authentication credentials are provided.
  • Click the Update button.

Now the devices are updated successfully.

Enable/Disable a Windows device

To enable/disable an existing Windows device, follow the steps given below.

  • Open Log360 Cloud and select the Settings tab. Then navigate to Devices under Configuration.
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  • Choose the Windows Devices tab and select the required devices by ticking the box corresponding to the device.
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  • Click the Manage button and select Enable device(s)/Disable device(s) from the drop down list.
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Now the Windows device has been enabled/disabled successfully.

Delete a Windows device

To delete an existing Windows device, follow the steps given below.

  • Open Log360 Cloud and select the Settings tab. Then navigate to Devices under Configuration.
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  • Choose the Windows Devices tab and select the required devices by ticking the box corresponding to the device.
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  • Click the Manage button and select Delete device(s) from the drop down list.
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  • Click Yes to confirm the action.
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    Now the selected Windows devices are deleted successfully.

Change monitor interval for a Windows device

To change monitor interval for a Windows device, follow the steps given below.

  • Open Log360 Cloud and select the Settings tab. Then navigate to Devices under Configuration.
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  • Choose the Windows Devices tab and select the required devices by ticking the box corresponding to the device.
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  • Click the Manage button and select Change Monitor Interval from the drop down list.
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  • In the window that appears, choose the new monitor interval and click Update.
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Now the monitor interval for the selected devices are updated successfully.

Configure Event Source files

To configure event source files for a Windows device, follow the steps given below.

  • Open Log360 Cloud and select the Settings tab. Then navigate to Devices under Configuration.
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  • Choose the Windows Devices tab and click the icon-configure icon corresponding to the desired device.
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  • In the window that pops-up, select the required types of event source files by ticking the corresponding boxes.
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  • After making the selection click Configure.

Now the event source files is configured successfully.

Syslog Devices

  1. Add a Syslog device
  2. Update a Syslog device
  3. Enable/Disable a Syslog device
  4. Delete a Syslog device
  5. Configure Auto Log Forward

Add a Syslog device

To add a new Syslog device, follow the steps given below.

  • Ensure Log360 Cloud agent is installed on at least one Windows device in your network, and the Syslog devices to be monitored are configured to forward logs to the agent. Click here to learn how to configure a Syslog device. Click here to learn how to configure auto log forwarding.
  • Open Log360 Cloud and select the Settings tab. Then navigate to Devices under Configuration.
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  • Select the Syslog Devices tab and click the + Add Device(s) button.
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  • Select a Agent from the drop-down list and enter the names of the devices in the given field. Then click Add to add the devices. Alternatively, you can click Discover & Add to discover and add the available devices automatically.
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  • If you chose Discover and Add, follow the given steps.
  • Choose the required method of discovery by selecting the appropriate radio button and provide the required values. Click Next.
  • Now select SNMP Credential for Discovery by ticking the box against your choice. You can also add credential by clicking the + Add Credential button. Click Scan.
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  • Now a list of discovered devices will be displayed. Select the desired devices by ticking the box corresponding to the device. Click Add Device(s).

Now the devices are successfully added to Log360 Cloud.

Update a Syslog device

To update a Syslog device, follow the steps given below.

  • Open Log360 Cloud and select the Settings tab. Then navigate to Devices under Configuration.
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  • Choose the Syslog Devices tab and click the icon-edit icon corresponding to the desired device."
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  • In the window that pops-up, make the necessary modifications.
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  • Click the Update button.

Now the Syslog device has been updated successfully.

Enable/Disable a Syslog device

To enable/disable an existing Syslog device, follow the steps given below.

  • Open Log360 Cloud and select the Settings tab. Then navigate to Devices under Configuration.
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  • Choose the Syslog Devices tab and select the required devices by ticking the box corresponding to the device.
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  • Click the Manage button and select Enable device(s)/Disable device(s) from the drop down list.
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  • Now the Syslog device has been enabled/disabled successfully.

Delete a Syslog device

To delete an existing Syslog device, follow the steps given below.

  • Open Log360 Cloud and select the Settings tab. Then navigate to Devices under Configuration.
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  • Choose the Syslog Devices tab and select the required devices by ticking the box corresponding to the device.
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  • Click the Manage button and select Delete device(s) from the drop down list.
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  • Click Yes to confirm the action.
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Now the selected Syslog devices are deleted successfully.

Configure Auto Log Forward

To configure Auto Log Forward, follow the steps given below.

  • Open Log360 Cloud and select the Settings tab. Then navigate to Devices under Configuration.
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  • Choose the Syslog Devices tab and select the required devices by ticking the box corresponding to the device.
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  • Click the Configure Auto Log Forward button.
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  • In the window that pops-up, provide the necessary values and click Verify and Update.
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The Auto Log Forward is now configured successfully.