I'd like to setup a few alerts that trigger off of services being down or app's being down so that solarwinds can restart them but I don't see component in the list.
Here is a little 'gotcha' you may run into with alerting. Make sure you are using either Application or Component. You can't always mix and match them in the alert conditions. If you are setting up a Component alert make sure you choose Component. At the Application level some of the logic is 'all of the components of the application'
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