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Apply Custom Monitoring Services

You can apply all custom monitoring services the same way. Once you have created them, you can apply to an individual device or added to a service template.

Apply a custom monitoring service to one or more devices

  1. Click View > All Devices and click the check box in the first column for the device (or devices) that you want to add a service.
  2. Click Add Service.
  3. Locate the service in the list and select the number of Instances of the service to apply and click Apply.
  4. If necessary, click ViewAll Devices and click on the name of a device where you added this service.
  5. Click Select Status on the Monitoring tab.
  6. Click on the Service. It may take a few minutes for the service to begin retrieving data.
  7. You can now edit the Service Details, Thresholds and Self-Healing parameters for this service as it applies to this specific device.

Apply a custom monitoring service to a service template

  1. Click Administration > Service Management > Service Templates.
  2. Select the template that you want to add a custom service. It must apply to the appropriate device class for the service.
  3. From the Service drop-down menu, select the custom monitoring service and click Add Service.
  4. Edit the Details, Thresholds and Self-Healing parameters for the service.
  5. Click OK, then Save.