Submit a ticketCall us

Get a crash course on Network Monitoring delivered right to your inbox
This free 7-day email course provides a primer to the philosophy, theory, and fundamental concepts involved in IT monitoring. Lessons will explain not only how to perform various monitoring tasks, but why and when you should use them. Sign up now.

Home > Success Center > Log & Event Manager (LEM) > SolarWinds LEM 6.3 User Guide > Advanced LEM configurations > Export a rule

Export a rule

Table of contents
No headers
Created by Caroline Juszczak, last modified by Caroline Juszczak on Aug 22, 2016

Views: 8 Votes: 0 Revisions: 4

You can export a rule from one manager and import it into another manager. You can also export rules to

  • Save archived copies in a safe place.
  • Provide SolarWinds with a copy of your rule for technical support or troubleshooting purposes.

You can export multiple rules at the same time. The rules are saved to a new folder that contains each rule.

  1. Open the Build >Rules view.
  2. In the Rule Categories & Tags pane, select the category that contains the rule you want to export.

  3. In the Rules grid, select the rules you want to export.
  4. On the Rules grid toolbar, click File:Success_Center/New_Articles/LEMUserGuide_MT/0B0/0M0/Button-Gear(Gray)_17x14.png and select Export.

  5. In the Save in box, locate the general area in which you want to save the exported rule folder.
  6. In the File name box, enter folder name to contain the exported rules.

    Rules are saved as XML files.

  7. Click Save.

    The rules are exported and saved in your selected folder. Each exported rule retains its name and the export date and time.

    If an Export Error message displays, one or more rules failed to export. If you are exporting multiple rules, the message lists the failed and succeeded exported rules. Click OK to close the form.

 

 
Last modified
13:35, 22 Aug 2016

Tags

Classifications

Public