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Desktop Actions

Desktop Actions enable you receive notifications from any desktop that has the Management Console installed and is connecting to the service.

To create a new Desktop Action

  • From the Menu Bar select File | New. The Create New Object View displays.
  • Select Alerts and Actions. The New Action view displays.
  • Use the Name text box to specify a unique name.
  • From the Type drop-down select Desktop Tray Notification.
  • Use the Hosts drop-down to target specific Management Console hosts.
    To notify all connected Management Consoles, do not assign any hosts.
  • Check the Set level option then select the level to apply, otherwise either the executable state (e.g. Started, Warning, Critical, Error, Recovered or Completed) is applied.
  • Use Title text box to specify the message title.
    Use the Variable button to specify variables you would like to include in the title (e.g. {HOST}).
  • Use Message text box to specify the message you would like to display.
    Use the Variable button to specify variables you would like to include in the message (e.g. {HOST}).
    Use the Font, Text Color and Background Color to assign the message font and colors.
  • Use the Play a sound check box to play a sound on the target machine then select the filename to play.
  • Click the Test button to test the action on all assigned or connected Management Consoles.
    Desktop Action Properties
    Sample Desktop Trigger

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Actions