Documentation forSolarWinds Platform

Last Syslog Messages

This SolarWinds Platform topic applies to the following products if you are NOT using the Orion Log Viewer to monitor syslogs.


This widget provides a list of the last syslog messages by monitored network devices to the viewed node. For each message, this widget presents the date and time the message was sent, the hostname and IP address of the device sending the message, and the message text.

Click a hostname, IP address, or message text to opens the device Details page with more information about the device sending the message.

Edit the widget

Click Edit to set the maximum number of messages to display, and select the time period for viewing messages.

To limit displayed objects, enter a SQL query into the Filter field.

See Monitor syslog messages for more details about syslogs.