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How to set a single sourcetype Max Events

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I have a single sourcetype that has large log files. I don't want to change the global MAX_EVENT limit, but instead, change the single sourcetype MAX_EVENT limit to a larger number.
Is this possible within the props.conf?

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yes you can certainly do that within local folder within the same app.

1) go to app etc>apps>appname>local>props.conf
2) set MAX_EVENT for that sourcetype
you would find global MAX_EVENT limit set in default folder just do the same in local folder with appropriate value.

MAX_EVENTS = <integer>
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New Member

Thank you so much! Will do!

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