Use the following procedure to disable a rule in Essentials 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 overrides, see Overrides in System Center Essentials.
To disable a rule
In the Essentials 2007 console, click the Authoring button.
In the Authoring pane, expand Authoring, expand Management Pack Objects, and then click Rules.
In the Rules pane, right-click the rule you want to disable, and then click Disable.
Note Use the same procedure to enable a disabled rule. Instead of clicking Disable, click Enable.