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Specific Event Log Entry = Send Alarm?




is it possible to create an eventlog sensor, that switches to error-state when it receives a specific entry? Example: An application produces the event log entry "Alart from program xyz.exe" - this appears in the event log sensor and if the sensor detects this string, it sends an email...


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Created on Jun 22, 2011 2:58:48 PM

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Dear Bruno,

it is possible to send an Email if an Eventlog sensor "finds" an event matching the filter-criteria (using the Change-Trigger), but I'm afraid not to change the sensor state.

best regards.

Created on Jun 22, 2011 4:15:40 PM by  Torsten Lindner [Paessler Support]

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