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Test alert actions

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Created by Steven Bansil_ret, last modified by Steven Bansil_ret on Jan 30, 2017

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  1. Click Start > All Programs > SolarWinds > Alerting, Reporting, and Mapping > Advanced Alert Manager.
  2. Click Configure Alerts.
  3. Click the alert for which the action you want to test is configured.
  4. Click Test.
  5. If the alert is configured to fire on a node condition, select Alert on Network Node, and then select the node against which you want to test the action.
  6. If the alert is configured to fire on an interface condition, complete the following steps:

    1. Select Alert on Network Node, and then select the parent node of the interface against which you want to test the action.
    2. Select Select Interface on ParentNode, and then select the interface against which you want to test the action.
  7. If the alert is configured to fire on a volume condition, complete the following steps:

    1. Select Alert on Network Node, and then select the parent node of the volume against which you want to test the action.
    2. Select Select Volume on ParentNode, and then select the volume against which you want to test the action.
  8. If you are testing an alert trigger action, click Test Alert Trigger.
  9. If you are testing an alert reset action, click Test Alert Reset.
  10. When the test completes, as indicated by the test log, click Done.

Confirm that the expected action occurred as a result of the selected alert trigger or reset.

 
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