You access the display from the right-click menu in the Device Alarm Configuration view or the Navigation view in the Alarm Configuration perspective.
When you access the display from the Navigation view, all the device alarms associated with the device groups or devices selected are configured simultaneously.
When you access the display from the Device Alarm Configuration view, you can specify which device alarms associated with the device groups or devices you selected in the Navigation view to configure. You can expand the selection to view and configure device alarms by alarm type, alarm name, or by one or more devices reporting that alarm.
With the exception of the Enabled option, device alarm settings you modify do not apply to active alarms. The modified settings will apply the next time the alarm is triggered.
|Enabled||Select to enable the device alarm, if it is disabled.
Device alarms are enabled by default.
|Severity||Select the severity you want associated with the device alarm: Information, Warning, Error, Critical, or Failure.|
|Description||The alarm description provided by the device. You cannot modify this description.|
|Custom Description||Provide a description you want included in the device alarm notifications.|
|Recommended Action||The recommended action provided by the device. You can modify the recommended action to include instructions you want in the device alarm notifications.|
|Reset to default||Reset the recommended action to default, if it has been modified.|