Configuring Syslog for SharpV log files - SharpV | SharpOS 13.2

AutoVu™ SharpV Administrator Guide 13.2

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SharpV | SharpOS 13.2
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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 Sharp Portal's Diagnostics > Logs page.


  1. Log on to the Sharp Portal.
  2. From the Configuration menu, select the General settings > Recovery page.
  3. Select the Use Syslog server checkbox.
  4. In the Server field, enter the address of the server.
    NOTE: Syslog server configurations do not support IPv6 addresses.
  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.