Creating an Alert Processing Rule

An alert processing rule allows you to specify a response for an alert or for a number of previously defined alerts.

To create an alert processing rule:

  1. Expand Microsoft Operations Manager (default) in the left pane.
  2. Expand Rules in the left pane.
  3. Expand Processing Rule Groups in the left pane.
  4. Expand the processing rule group to which you want to add an alert processing rule. For information about creating a processing rule group, see Creating a Processing Rule Group.
  5. Click Alert Processing Rules in the left pane.
  6. Click Action on the menu bar.
  7. Click Respond to Alert on the Action menu.
  8. Follow the instructions until you have finished creating an alert processing rule. For more information about the fields on a window, click Help.