Use the Global Agent Settings - Heartbeat dialog box to enable and configure agent heartbeat settings.

To configure agent heartbeat settings

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

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

  3. In the Administration pane, expand Administration, and then click Settings.

  4. In the Settings pane, expand Type: Agent, right-click Heartbeat, and then click Properties.

  5. In the Global Agent Settings - Heartbeat dialog box, on the General tab, enter a value in the Heartbeat interval box to specify how often an agent generates a heartbeat, and then click OK.

    The maximum value is 86,400 seconds (1 day). The minimum value is 5 seconds.

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