Documentation forSolarWinds Platform

Related 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 Syslog messages sent from the selected node. For each message, this widget displays the time the message was sent, the hostname and IP address of the sending node, and the Syslog message text.

Available action

  • Click the hostname, IP address, or message to open the Node Details view for the relevant node.

Edit the widget

Click Edit to configure the following options:

  • Displayed resource height, in pixels.
  • Maximum number of displayed messages
  • Time period in which sent messages are displayed
  • Message filtering

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