You can adjust the following aspects of the event list to suit your event monitoring and management preferences:
In the Event List Preferences dialog box, use the information in the following table to determine the appropriate settings:
Event list preference settings
Enables automatic refresh of the event list after a periodic interval. The default refresh interval is 2 minutes. This can be configured by changing the
The event list pop-up window for configuration items is not refreshed even if you set a time interval in this field. To view the event list pop-up window, right-click a configuration item underServices> Graph View, and select View Events.
|Number of Events to Download Per Page||Enables specification of the number of events to be downloaded per page. The recommended setting is 200. The higher the value, the more time required to refresh the events.|
Enables a notification when a user takes an action
When selected, a user can enter operation notes using confirmation dialog boxes. By default, confirmations are displayed for All event operations.
|Show Internal names of Event Attributes in Tooltips||If selected, tooltips display internal names of event attributes in the header row of the event list and labels in the Details Notebook. |
If cleared, tooltips display the same event attributes as displayed in the header row of the event list and labels in the Details Notebook.
This setting is not applicable to slots related to Baseline and Threshold for Intelligent events, in both, the header row of the event list and labels in the Details Notebook.
|Filling Row with Severity Color|
Displays the severity color for the following options:
|Make Closed and Blackout Events Rows White||Displays rows that have events that are closed or blackout in white|
|Make Acknowledged and Assigned Events Rows White||Displays rows that have events that are acknowledged or assigned in white|
|Use Icons for the Status, Tools menu, Priority, and Severity Columns||Displays icons instead of text for these columns|
|Row Numbering||Displays the row number in the left-most column|
In the Event List Preferences dialog box, click OK.
The preference settings are applied to browser windows for a particular user logon on the same computer. All pop-up boxes reflect this change with a delay of a maximum of one minute.