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How to configure a Splunk universal forwarder and receiver on Windows?

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Can you please help me in detail with configuring the Splunk universal forwarder and receiver on Windows? I would like to get the data from a forwarder to another Windows system (receiver).


Sure. just follow the below documentation

Even there is a video :

Once you installed configure your inputs.conf to forward the data

Sample conf

disabled = 0
start_from = oldest
current_only = 0
checkpointInterval = 5
index=<your index>

Configure your outputs.conf

server=<receiving_server1>, <receiving_server2>, ...
<attribute1> = <val1>
<attribute2> = <val2>

Configure your receiver.

Sample inputs.conf

disabled = 0
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