Step-By-Step Guides

The step-by-step guides are meant to get you started quickly. They provide information on how to configure the product in common scenarios. Each section includes the information necessary to complete a specific task.

The information is presented in an easy to follow "step by step" way (hence the name). Each section begins with the intended result and then explains the steps to achieve it in the correct order. They are documented together with screenshots, so they should be easy to follow. For best results, please be sure to follow the exact order of the steps.

The step-by-step guides do not include all information that might be relevant to the situation.

In the step-by-step guides, we assume the product is already successfully installed but no configuration has been done. If it is not installed, please do so first.

All step-by-step guides assume that the client is running. This is kind of a step 0 for all the guides.

 

Installations and Configurations

How to perform a mass rollout?

How you transfer full licenses to another device

Database Logging with MSSQL

How to perform a mass update rollout?

Store IIS Logfiles into a Database

Database Formats

Forwarding NT Event Logs to an SETP Server

How To Enter the License Information

How To Export the Configuration and Create a Debug Log File

How To Configure a Syslog Server

Monitoring MS ISA Firewall Logfiles via syslog

Guide For Applying Filters in MonitorWare Agent, WinSyslog and EventReporter – MonitorWare Agent

Database Logging with MSSQL in MonitorWare Agent 4.0

Forwarding filtered IIS Logfiles

How To setup a Failover Syslog Server

Interactive Logon/Logoff Filter

Forwarding NT Event Logs to a Syslog Server

How to setup MonitorWare Agent, WinSyslog and EventReporter?

How do I Update filters for MonitorWare Agent?

How do I Delete filters for MonitorWare Agent 3.0?

How do I Add filters for MonitorWare Agent?

How do I Add filters for MonitorWare Agent, WinSyslog and EventReporter?

How do I apply filters in MonitorWare Agent, WinSyslog and EventReporter?

Creating a hardened log host

Intrusion Detection via the Windows Event Log

Sample Syslog Device Configurations

 

Services

How to setup MonitorWare Agent to monitor NetApp devices using backup *.evt files

How to setup MonitorWare Agent to monitor NetApp devices using Eventlog API

Creating a simple Syslog Server

How To setup SETP Server Service

Forwarding NT Event Logs to an SETP Server

How To setup EventLogMonitor V2 Service

How To setup NT Service Monitor Service

How To setup File Monitor Service

How To setup EventLogMonitor Service

Forwarding NT Event Logs to a Syslog Server

A complete step by step guide on setting up SETP Server Service

How To setup SETP Server Service

 

Actions

MonitorWare Agent sending to the Microsoft Message Queue

How To setup a Start Program Action

How To setup a Control NT Service Action

How To setup a Set Status Action

How To setup a Set Property Action

How To setup a Forward via Syslog Action

Creating a Rule Set for Database Logging

How To setup a File Logging Action

How To setup an Send Mail Action

How To setup an SETP Action

How to store custom properties of a log message in a database

A complete step by step guide on setting up database logging action

 

Centralized Monitoring / Reporting

Centralized logging in a hybrid environment (Windows/Linux)

Monitoring DHCP Logfiles

How To setup PIX centralized Monitoring with MonitorWare Console 3.x

How To setup Windows centralized Monitoring

How To Monitor Windows machines and Syslog devices?

How To setup FileMonitor Service

How To setup a Failover Syslog Server

Configuring Windows for the Event Log Monitor

Reporting Log Truncation

"A complete step by step guide on setting up EventLogMonitor Service

 

MonitorWare Agent All Versions

Common uses

Firewall setup for MonitorWare Agent

 

Archive

A complete step by step guide on setting up centralized Windows event monitoring. It contains screenshots of all important dialogs as well as links to the necessary free downloads.

Centralized Event Reports with MoniLog

How To setup Windows centralized Monitoring

How To setup PIX centralized Monitoring

How To setup Windows centralized Monitoring

Creating a simple Syslog Server

How To setup Windows centralized Monitoring

Creating a simple Syslog Server