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Month: May 2017

Log Insight 4.3: Outbound Notifications and URLs

Log Insight has always supported outbound notifications for both user alerts and system notifications. These outbound notifications contain a link back to the Log Insight instance. What exactly this link back points to depends on the configuration of your Log Insight instance. In this post, I would like to cover the decision-making process for this link and how you can override it if desired. Read on to learn more!

Log Insight Query: Keyword that ends with a fixed keyword

I have not talked about Log Insight querying in a long time primarily because it has not changed. One thing I touched about in my query building series was suffix searching, or put another way searching for a keyword that ends with a fixed keyword. In this post, I would like to show how you can do suffix queries in Log Insight. Read on to learn more!

Log Insight: Configuring Event Forwarding Between Two Instances Without Creating A Loop

From time to time, I hear about the desire to configure two separate Log Insight instances to forward to one another without creating a loop. In this post, I will discuss the reasons for this desired state, the best practice to achieve this desired state and some alternatives to consider. Read on to learn more!

Outlook for Mac 2016 Calendar and Email Sync Issues

In my last post, I covered an error message I received randomly on mac os. After fixing the issue, I noticed that Outlook was behaving oddly including:

  • Calendar was not updating
  • All Calendar invites/updates/removals arrived as empty messages
  • Any time I deleted an email it would shortly reappear in the same folder
  • If I selected a message that had reappeared, it would magically disappear shortly thereafter

What was going on? Read on to learn more!

mac os needs to repair your library to run applications

A few weeks back, I was using my computer over the weekend. When I was done I did what I always do, I locked the screen and went to bed. When I came back and authenticated I was presented with the following pop-up

mac os needs to repair your library to run applications

What would ensure is another example of trial and error due to missing log messages. Read on to learn more!