Event Monitor

Table of Contents

Overview
Arrangement
Condition
Events
Warning
Event Actions

Overview

The events from hosts can be monitored by Event Monitor, which consists of three parts: the condition, the list of events and the warning message.

Event Monitor

Figure 2.54. Event Monitor


Arrangement

You can change the arrangement of the events and the warning message by clicking Change the disposition to Event / Warning horizontally) on the toolbar or popup menu repeatedly.

Warning / Event vertically

Figure 2.55. Warning / Event vertically


Event / Warning vertically

Figure 2.56. Event / Warning vertically


Warning / Event horizontally

Figure 2.57. Warning / Event horizontally


Event / Warning horizontally

Figure 2.58. Event / Warning horizontally


Condition

It shows the events which are filtered by the condition in Event Monitor window. You can specify the host, the event and the device number. Each Event Monitor window can have its own filter condition.

Condition

Figure 2.59. Condition


Clicking Show filter on the toolbar or popup menu make the condition box visible or invisible.

Condition invisible

Figure 2.60. Condition invisible


Events

It shows the events from the host in chronological order. When events occur, the flashing effect represents an event has occurred, clicking it to turn off the effect. you can execute Event Search for the event by double-clicking the event.

You can change the appearance of event information in 1, 2, or 3 lines by clicking Change event arrangement to triple lines on the toolbar or popup menu repeatedly.

Event information in two lines

Figure 2.61. Event information in two lines


To clear the list of events, click Clear all events on the toolbar or popup menu.

You can decide whether a new event would be attached to the top or bottom of the list by clicking Show the last event on top on the toolbar or popup menu. You can also decide whether auto scrolling to the new event is locked or unlocked by clicking Lock scroll on the toolbar or popup menu.

The last event on the bottom

Figure 2.62. The last event on the bottom


Warning

It shows the warning message about the last event. You can customize the color, font and the message in Warning Message Preference.

Event Actions

You must click the action on the toolbar or popup menu after selecting the event in order to execute the action for the selected one. Following actions are provided: