QNAP

QTS 5.0.x

Managing Event Logs on the Log Receiver

You can monitor and manage event logs received by the Log Reciever in QuLog Service > All Devices > Event Log. You can also monitor event logs from individual sender devices.

Important:

You must configure the log destination of the log receiver to enable this feature. For details, see Configuring Log Receiver General Settings.

On the Event Log tab, you can perform the following tasks:

Task

Steps

Select a group mode

  1. Click .

  2. Select one of the following grouping modes.

    • No grouping: this mode displays and lists all log entries.

    • By app: this mode groups log entries by app name.

    • By date: this mode groups log entries by date.

    • By content: this mode groups log entries by log content.

    • By user: this mode groups log entries by users.

    • By source IP: this mode groups log entries by source IP address.

    • By Host Name: this mode groups log entries by the host name.

Select a display style

  1. Click .

  2. Select a display style.

Tip:

You can also click Add Style to create a display style.

For details, see Configuring a Display Style.

Create an event flag rule

You can quickly create an event flag rule using a log entry. This allows you to set event indicators for malware detection.

  1. Locate a log entry.

  2. Click .

  3. Select Create event flag rule.

    The Create Event Flag Rule window appears.

  4. Click Create.

    The log flag rule is created.

Export logs

  1. Click .

    The Export Logs drop-down menu appears.

  2. Click Export.

  3. Select an export file format.

    Note:

    QuLog Center supports CSV and HTML log file formats.

  4. Select the maximum number of log entries per file.

  5. Compress the export file and specify a password.

  6. Specify the destination shared folder for exporting logs.

    1. Click Browse.

      The Select a shared folder window appears.

    2. Select a shared folder.

  7. Click Export.

Download export logs

  1. Click .

    The Export Logs drop-down menu appears.

  2. Click Download.

  3. Select an export file format.

    Note:

    QuLog Center supports CSV and HTML log file formats.

  4. Compress the export file and specify a password.

  5. Click Download.

    The log file is downloaded to your computer.

Perform a search

  1. Specify keywords in the search field.

  2. Click Add as Customized Tab and specify a tab name.

    This allows you to create a custom tab using the keywords and criteria that you have specified.

For details, see Creating a Custom Filter Tab for Event Logs on a Sender Device.

Select display items

  1. Click .

  2. Select the items to display.

Select all log entries

  1. Select one or more log entries.

  2. Click Select multiple entries.

    The select multiple entries drop-down menu appears.

  3. Click Select all.

Invert selection

  1. Select one or more log entries.

  2. Click Select multiple entries.

    The select multiple entries drop-down menu appears.

  3. Click Invert selection.

Copy one or more log entries

  1. Select one or more log entries.

  2. Click .

    The content of the selected log entries is copied to the clipboard and can be pasted elsewhere.

Delete one or more log entries

  1. Select one or more log entries.

  2. Click .

    A confirmation message appears.

  3. Click Yes.