Use the following procedure to disable a rule in Operations Manager 2007. If a rule is from a sealed management pack, it cannot be disabled. Use overrides to adjust the configuration of a rule from a sealed management pack. For more information about management packs, see About Management Packs in Operations Manager 2007. For more information about overrides, see How to Monitor Using Overrides.

To disable a rule in Operations Manager 2007

  1. Log on to the computer with an account that is a member of the Operations Manager Authors role for the Operations Manager 2007 management group.

  2. In the Operations console, click the Authoring button.

  3. In the Navigation pane, expand Authoring, expand Management Pack Objects, and then click Rules.

  4. In the Rules pane, right-click the rule you want to disable, and then click Disable.

    Use the same procedure to enable a disabled rule. Instead of clicking Disable, click Enable.

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