Syslog action

When a device does not respond to polling, you can send a Syslog message to a host that is running a Syslog server.

Configure the following:

Note: If you attempt to run another application on the same system that also listens on the same Syslog port as WhatsUp Gold, the error message Unable to Open Socket displays.

Tip: To check the status of an action, or to cancel an action, in the WhatsUp Gold console go to Tools > Running Actions.

See Also

Built-in Action Types

Active Script Action

Beeper Action

Configuration Management Action

Create ServiceNow Incident Action

E-mail Action

Log to File Action

OpsGenie Alert Management Action

Pager Action

Post To IFTTT Action

Post To MS Teams Action

Post To Slack Action

PowerShell Script Action

Program Action

SMS Action

SMS Direct action

SNMP Set Action

SSH Action

Service Restart Action

Sound Action

Text to Speech Action

Vmware Action

Web Alarm Action

Windows Event Log Action

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