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Configure the reboot message sent to users

Set how SolarWinds N-central displays the message that appears on a device to warn the user their device needs to be rebooted for scheduled maintenance. For any maintenance on a device that requires a reboot of the system, such as patches, the warning message gives the user an opportunity to save data and close applications.

  1. Click AdministrationDefaultsMessage Templates.
  2. Enter the name that appears in the title bar of the message.
  3. Edit the message content for a scheduled maintenance or reboot actions.
  4. Click Save.

When you configure a maintenance window to include a warning for the user, the new warning message will appear.