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Administration Guide

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System Log

The System Log pane lists system events for all managed FortiSwitch units.

When a FortiSwitch Cloud account has an active license, system log entries are retained for 365 days. After the license expires, system log entries are retained during the 90-day grace period for a maximum of 365 days. After the grace period ends, system log entries are retained for a maximum of 7 days.

When a FortiSwitch Cloud account does not have an active license, system log entries are retained for 7 days.

The maximum size of stored system log entries is 256 MB per FortiSwitch unit when the FortiSwitch unit has an active license. If the license has expired and the 90-day grace period has ended, the maximum size of stored system log entries is 128 MB.

To update the system log, select Refresh.

Select Period to filter the log entries by times within the selected start time and end time.

Use the Local Time Zone/UTC slider to control which time zone is displayed.

You can use the Search field to filter by severity level or message content.

System Log

The System Log pane lists system events for all managed FortiSwitch units.

When a FortiSwitch Cloud account has an active license, system log entries are retained for 365 days. After the license expires, system log entries are retained during the 90-day grace period for a maximum of 365 days. After the grace period ends, system log entries are retained for a maximum of 7 days.

When a FortiSwitch Cloud account does not have an active license, system log entries are retained for 7 days.

The maximum size of stored system log entries is 256 MB per FortiSwitch unit when the FortiSwitch unit has an active license. If the license has expired and the 90-day grace period has ended, the maximum size of stored system log entries is 128 MB.

To update the system log, select Refresh.

Select Period to filter the log entries by times within the selected start time and end time.

Use the Local Time Zone/UTC slider to control which time zone is displayed.

You can use the Search field to filter by severity level or message content.