Splunk Universal Forwarder Series: Windows Install

By |Published On: April 11th, 2019|

The Hurricane Labs provided Splunk Universal Forwarder package is pre-configured for your environment, and contains all of the configuration necessary for the UF to connect to your Splunk instance and obtain additional configuration. You can deploy this package manually or through any system management tools that allow you to deploy an EXE in your environment.

Prior to installing this package, please ensure that your machine does not already have a Splunk Universal Forwarder installed. To uninstall one, please follow my Uninstall Walk-through tutorial. The Hurricane Labs provided package should only be used for clean installations, and not upgrades.

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