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ser72
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I have Splunk set up on Windows 7. Set to receive on port 9997.
I have Splunk Universal Forwarder on Ubuntu set to forward to my Windows 7 Splunk instance on port 9997

I take a trace on my Windows machine and see traffic on port 9997 from the Ubuntu machine
However, the Windows never responds.

Any assistance would be appreciated

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ser72
New Member

Figured it out. My Windows Firewall was enabled.
Disabled that and all worked

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lguinn2
Legend

This is the same question as How to activate forward-server. There is a nice set of suggestions there.

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