Configuring Syslog for SharpV log files - SharpV | SharpOS 12.6

AutoVu Handbook for SharpV Fixed Installations 12.6

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SharpV | SharpOS 12.6
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For installations that include multiple SharpV cameras, the Syslog feature allows you to configure a central repository for all SharpV log entries.

Before you begin

  • You will need a Syslog server that is accessible by the SharpV camera.

What you should know

  • The SharpV syslog feature is compliant with the RFC 5424 protocol.
  • Whether you use the syslog feature or not, SharpV logs will be available on SharpV Portal's Diagnostics > Logs page.


  1. Log on to the SharpV Portal.
  2. Click the Configuration > Maintenance page.
  3. Select the Use syslog checkbox.
  4. In the Server field, enter the address of the server.
  5. In the Port field, enter the port.
  6. From the Network Protocol drop-down, select UDP or TCP.
  7. Click Test connection to test the connection.
  8. Click Save.