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How to get Splunk universal forwarder GUID from cmd?

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Good morning all,

Does anyone know how to get the splunk universal forwarder GUID from cmd on a windows 10 machine?

Many thanks


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Use below commmand to get GUID

cat /opt/splunk/etc/instance.cfg

Output will be somehting like,

guid = 383587E7-7339-4BA7-944B-86993A2E21C6



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like this?

$SPLUNK_HOME\etc\more instance.cfg

output will be something like this:

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