NetScalar VPX 1000 Network Analyze commands

NetScalar VPX 1000 Network Analyze commands


Here are few set of commands for NetScalar NetFlow traffic analyze and how to export a file to to get detailed information about your Nescaler Configuration.


  • Putty into your NetScalr
  • Type the following :
    • Login with credentials over SSH connection
    • type: Show TechSupport ! This will export file it to a collector on NetScalar.
    • Go to NetScalar >> System >> Diagnostics >> Delete/Download  Core Files
    • Get the recently downloaded directory (called collector) and upload it to CIS page,
    • open : login with your Citrix credentials
    • Go to Tools> Upload Files >> it will start loading and then analyzing the file.
    • Once the file is fully scanned then it will give you series of recommendations which can be helpful to make your NetScalar work better.

Go back to Putty Session :


  • Type the following to see if there are any issues on the NetScaler
    • Shell
    • cd /var /nslog
    • ls
    • nsconmsg -K newnslog -d  current | more  ! it shows summary logs
    • nsconmsg -K newnslog -d  current -g  nic_err | more   ! it will show NIC errors
    • nsconmsg -K newnslog -d  current   -g mem_ | more  ! it will show memeory errors
    •  nsconmsg -K newnslog -d  current -j smartonDemandVPX | more  !

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