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How to collect Proxy Deployer Logs from the First Proxy Deployer tool
How to collect Proxy Deployer Logs from the First Proxy Deployer tool
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This article describes how to gather debug logs when the first backup proxy deployment fails using the first proxy deployer tool. This article describes manual and auto-generated logs collection. You can then share these debug logs with support.

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Auto-generated logs collection

  1. In the Druva Proxy Deployer utility, click Download Logs to download the proxy deployer logs.

Download Logs.png
  1. You will see a message

    Logs downloaded successfully to the downloads folder on your computer

    when the download is complete. The Downloads folder is the default download location when you click Download Logs.

    Logs downloaded successfully.png
  2. Navigate to the Downloads folder. You will see a zipped log with the name in the format


    The timestamp helps you determine the point in time when you downloaded the logs.

Manual log collection

  1. If you are unable to download the logs using the Proxy Deployer Utility, navigate to the C:\Users\<Username>\AppData\Local\Temp folder. The folder location is highlighted in the image below.

Log location temp.png

Note: You may have changed the location if the default location was low on free disk space.

  1. Navigate to


    folder. For example, folder


    contains the logs as illustrated below.

    Temp log location.png
  2. Zip these logs and share them with support.

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