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Multiple Live Tails

Sumo Logic Live Tail supports running two Live Tail sessions at a time per browser tab. You can start a second Live Tail session from the Live Tail page, or from the Search page.

Split the Screen with a second Live Tail session

  1. From the Live Tail page, click the ... button to split the screen. 
    Split screen menu
  2. A second pane opens on the Live Tail page.
  3. Enter a query and click Run. You can compare the two LiveTails side-by-side.

Start up to four Live Tail sessions

If you'd like to start a third or fourth Live Tail session, click the + button, and your third and fourth sessions will open in a new window.

There is a limit of four Live Tail sessions per user.

Stop a Live Tail session

  1. To stop one Live Tail session, click the ... menu in the pane you want to stop and select Stop Live Tail.
  2. The Live Tail session is stopped, but other Live Tail sessions will continue running

Close Split Screen

  1. Click the ... menu at the top of the screen you want to close and select Close Split Screen.
  2. The Live Tail Session you selected will close. The other session continues to run.