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Start the Syslog service

Before you can view Syslog messages in the Orion Web Console, you must confirm that the SolarWinds Syslog service on your Orion server has been started.

  1. Click Start > Control Panel > Administrative Tools > Services.
  2. Locate the SolarWinds Syslog Service in the list, and check its status.
  3. If the status is anything other than Started, right‑click SolarWinds Syslog Service, and click Start.