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KB23661 - How to create a search filter to display the User-Agent of connected clients in the user access log

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Last Modified Date8/4/2015 1:25 PM
Synopsis
This article provides information on how to create a search filter to display the user-agent of the connected clients in the user access log.
Problem or Goal
  • You would like to show the User-Agent information in the user access log for each accessed client.
  • A custom filter can be created to achieve the same and each time you want to view the user-agent of connected clients, it can be used.
Cause
Solution
Create a log filter to customize the log format:
 
  1. Go to the admin UI on PCS/PPS, go to System > Log/Monitoring > User Access > Filters, and then click the New Filter button:

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  1. In the subsequent screen, provide the following information:

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    1. In the Filter Name field, type a name for the filter.
  2. Select the Custom radio button.
  3. Insert the %userAgent% string in the message format and click Save.
  4. You can select the newly created filter on the Log page via the View by filter drop-down menu:
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  1. Select the newly created log filter; now you can see the access client user-agent information in the access log output. The following image illustrates the standard user access log output:

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