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Creating a Filter for a Specific Event Type

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Click the video File:Success_Center/Reusable_content_-_InfoDev/LEMUserGuide_MT/0E0/0H0/Button_videoCamera_18x12.png icon to view how to create a filter from an event.

You can click Create a Filter From This Event at the top of the Event Details pane to create a new filter for the selected event.

  1. Open your LEM Console and log in to your LEM Manager as an administrator or auditor.
  2. Navigate to the Monitor view.
  3. Select the event you want to create a filter for in the Event Grid.
  4. With the event selected above displayed in the Event Details pane, click Create a Filter From This Event.

    A new filter displays in the Filters pane.

  5. (Optional) Modify the new filter to display more specific data.
    1. Select the filter in the Filters pane.
    2. Click the gear icon at the top of the Filters pane, and then select Edit.
    3. Edit the filter by selecting the Events tab in Filter Creation, selecting fields to monitor more specific details of this event type, and then clicking Save.
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16:31, 27 Jan 2017