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How to configure syslog on a Ubiquiti UniFi controller


These instructions assume:

  • The date, time and time zone are correctly set on the device.
  • You have administration access to the UniFi controller web interface.
  • The IP address of your Auvik collector is known. You can find this in the Syslog > Summary tab in the Export Information column.

Configure syslog

  1. Log in to the UniFi Controller’s web interface.
  2. Click Settings (the gear icon) in the bottom left corner.
  3. Under the Site heading, navigate to the Remote Logging section.
  4. Select the checkbox beside Enable remote syslog server. Leave the Enable debug logging box unchecked.
  5. Enter the Auvik Collector IP address. 
  6. Enter 514 in the Port field.

Click Apply changes.

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