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Display Windows event log messages within alert email in SAM

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Updated 07/09/2018

Overview

This article provides steps on how to display Windows Event Log Messages within an Alert Email. The Alert Configuration works for all Windows Event Monitors monitored in SAM.

Environment

SAM version 6.2+

Steps

  1. Open the Orion Web Console.
  2. Go to Settings > Manage Alerts > Add New Alert.
  3. In the Trigger Conditions:
    I want to alert on: Component
    Trigger Alert when all child conditions must be satisfied (AND)
       Component Status is equal to Down
       Component Type is equal to 42 (This will filter it down to Trigger on Windows Event Monitors)

  4. Go to the Trigger Actions and add your Email Action.
  5. Use the Variable: 

${N=SwisEntity;M=ComponentAlert.WindowsEventMessages}

 

 

 

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