Viewing logs on managed nodes - Amazon Systems Manager
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Viewing logs on managed nodes

You can use Fleet Manager, a capability of Amazon Systems Manager, to view log data stored on your managed nodes. For Windows managed nodes, you can view Windows event logs and copy their details from the console. To help you search events, filter Windows event logs by Event level, Event ID, Event source, and Time created. You can also view other log data using the procedure to view the file system. For more information about viewing the file system with Fleet Manager, see Working with the file system.

To view Windows event logs with Fleet Manager
  1. Open the Amazon Systems Manager console at

  2. In the navigation pane, choose Fleet Manager.


    If the Amazon Systems Manager home page opens first, choose the menu icon ( 
    The menu icon
  ) to open the navigation pane, and then choose Fleet Manager in the navigation pane.

  3. Choose the button next to the managed node whose event logs you want to view.

  4. Choose View details.

  5. Choose Tools, Windows event logs.

  6. Choose the Log name that contains the events you want to view.

  7. Choose the button next to the Log name you want to view, and then select View events.

  8. Choose the button next to the event you want to view, and then select View event details.

  9. (Optional) Select Copy as JSON to copy the event details to your clipboard.