Using Event View to Investigate Problems


Updated: May 13, 2016

Applies To: System Center 2012 R2 Operations Manager, System Center 2012 - Operations Manager, System Center 2012 SP1 - Operations Manager

In System Center 2012 – Operations Manager, you can use an event view for an alert to help you investigate the problem that caused the alert.

Right-click an alert, point to Open, and click Event View. In the Event View window, you see information about the events associated with the alert.

Events view

In the Details pane, click Generating Rule to view information about the rule that generated the alert. The General tab shows you the name, description, and the source management pack of the rule.

View details of rule that generated an event