Palo Alto Networks Knowledgebase: How to Create and Schedule a Custom Report

How to Create and Schedule a Custom Report

Created On 09/25/18 17:39 PM - Last Updated 09/25/18 23:10 PM
Categories:  Reporting and Logging




This document describes the steps to create, run, and schedule a custom report.



  1. Create a custom report by going to Monitor > Manage Custom Reports.
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  2. Click 'Add' and configure the report.

  3. Choose from the following options:
    • Enable the 'Scheduled' option to run a report each night and make the results available in Reports list on the side menu.
    • Click 'Run Now' to run the report immediately and display the results in the new tab names 'untitled' on the page.
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Note: Custom reports are intended to be run automatically on a scheduled basis. However, the option to run the custom report enables the immediate viewing of the results, and the output can be exported to an .xml, .csv or a .pdf file:

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