You might want to get an email or perform some action when a particular type of alarm is generated. In such a condition, you can configure an alarm action. This is checked whenever an alarm is generated or modified, and if the condition matched, an email is sent.
Note : You need to configure the mail server before adding an alarm action.
To schedule a new alarm action :
In webclient go to Admin tab --> Alarm Reporting tab --> Schedule Alarm Actions
Enter an action name.
Set the conditions
Select 'Send E-mail or SMS' and/or 'Run Program' based on your requirements
If you select ‘Send E-mail or SMS’, enter the from address, to address, subject, and message for the email / SMS to be sent.
If you select ‘Run Program’, enter the command to execute and select the options below if required.
Click ‘Add Action’.
To enable / disable an alarm action :
Click on the green icon against the particular action name in the view or actions table.
To view / modify an alarm action :
Click the name link of the action that needs modification.
The selected values will be shown in the form below.
You can change the required values and click ‘Modify Action’.
To delete an alarm action :
Click the trash-can icon against the particular action, in the actions table.