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Use this page of the Create Rule wizard to provide information about the performance counter for your rule.

The Performance Object, Counter and Instance page contains the elements described in the following table.

Name Description


The name of the performance object.

The wildcard characters * and ? are supported.


Value of the Counter property of the object.


The instance of the object.


Opens the Select Performance Counter dialog box.

Include all instances for the selected counter

Specifies that all instances of the object should be included.


Specifies a numeric value and a unit of time to set the interval at which the performance counter is sampled.

See Also

How to Create an Alert Generating NT-Event-Log-Based Rule in Operations Manager 2007How to Create an NT Event Collection Rule in Operations Manager 2007How to Create a Windows Performance Collection Rule in Operations Manager 2007How to Create a WMI Performance Based Rule in Operations Manager 2007


System Center Essentials Select Performance Counter Dialog Box

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