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Hi. I have cisco switch.

I have installed a syslog senser

How can I send messages to the mail according to any criteria ? Port shutdown or ssh connection ?

notification prtg syslog

Created on Oct 4, 2021 12:42:17 PM by  Andrei9385 (0) 1



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Hello Andrei,

Thank you for your message.

To trigger alerts based on specific messages, I invite you to add filters in one (or both) of the following fields: Warning Filter and Error Filter. You will find the available filters in the sensor manual here: https://www.paessler.com/manuals/prtg/syslog_receiver_sensor#filter_rules.

By default, the channels Errors and Warnings already have their limit set accordingly (to 0,00000001#/s) which trigger the corresponding state instantly when value is different of 0. Therefore, simply configure a notification trigger based on your need to trigger an alert.

Here is some documentations which can help you: https://www.paessler.com/manuals/prtg/monitoring_syslogs_and_snmp_traps https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RxBbuswQtnE

Regards.

Created on Oct 5, 2021 6:05:46 AM by  Florian Lesage [Paessler Support]



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