View events using the event log

You can view the event log, which provides a historical record of events that have occurred on the storage array.

  1. Select Support > Event Log .
    The Event Log page appears.
  2. Optional: To retrieve new events from the storage array, click Refresh .

    It can take several minutes for an event to be logged and become visible in the Event Log page.
  3. Optional: To save the event log to a file:
    1. Select the check box next to each event that you want to save.
    2. Click Save .
    The file is saved in the Downloads folder for your browser with the name major-event-log-timestamp.log .
  4. Optional: To clear events from the event log:

    The event log stores approximately 8,000 events before it replaces an event with a new event. If you want to keep the events, you can save them, and clear them from the event log.
    1. First, save the event log.
    2. Click Clear All , and confirm that you want to perform the operation.