QNAP

QTS 5.0.x

Configuring Log Sender Settings

The Log Sender allows you to send event logs and access logs on the local device to a remote QuLog Center or Syslog Server.

Adding a Destination IP Address

  1. Open QuLog Center.
  2. Select one of the following options:

    Options

    User Actions

    Send to QuLog Center

    1. Go to QuLog Service > Log Sender > Send to QuLog Center.

    2. Enable Send logs to a remote QuLog Center.

      Event logs and access logs from the local device are sent to a remote QuLog Center.

    Send to Syslog Server

    1. Go to QuLog Service > Log Sender > Send to Syslog Server.

    2. Enable Send logs to a remote syslog server.

      Event logs and access logs from the local device are sent to a remote syslog server.

  3. Click Add Destination.

    The Add Destination window appears.

  4. Specify the following IP address information:
    • Hostname/IP Address

      Tip:

      You can enter the destination IP address manually or click Search to automatically select a device from your local network. This option is only available for sending logs to a remote QuLog Center.

    • Port

    • Transfer protocol

    • Log type

    • Format

      Note:

      You can click Send a Test Message to test the connection. This option is only available for sending logs to a remote QuLog Center.

  5. Click Apply.

Editing a Destination IP Address

  1. Open QuLog Center.
  2. Go to Log Sender.
  3. Select Send to QuLog Center or Send to Syslog Server.
  4. Select a destination IP address.
  5. Click .

    The Edit Destination window appears.

  6. Edit the IP address information.
  7. Click Apply.

Sending a Test Message

  1. Open QuLog Center.
  2. Select one of the following options:

    Methods

    Actions

    Add Destination IP Address

    Add a destination IP address.

    For details, see Adding a Destination IP Address

    Send a Test Message

    1. Select a destination IP address.

    2. Click Send a Test Message.

    Click .

    A test message is sent to the destination IP address to test the network connection.

Removing a Destination IP Address

  1. Open QuLog Center.
  2. Go to QuLog Service > Log Sender.
  3. Select Send to QuLog Center or Send to Syslog Server.
  4. Select one or multiple destination IP addresses.
  5. Click Remove or .

    A confirmation message window appears.

  6. Click Yes.

    The destination IP address is removed.