You may specify a phrase that will be spoken upon alert trigger and a separate phrase for the alert reset. Orion Platform Microsoft Speech Synthesis Engine version 5.0, as included with Windows 2003 and XP Professional. If you have Orion maintenance, you may also install and use other text-to-speech engines by visiting the SolarWinds website. The following procedure configures text-to-speech output for an advanced alert trigger or reset.
Due to restrictions on Windows service applications, the Text to Speech action is not available to SolarWinds installations on either Windows 7 or Windows Server 2008 or later.
On the Phrase tab, type the text you want to output as speech in the Phrase to speak field.
Click Speak to hear the text, as provided, with the options configured as set on the General tab.
If you want to enable alert escalation, open the Alert Escalation tab, and then check any of the following options, as appropriate for your alert: