actually i need to change the link that is embedded within the message that is sent.
below is an example:
Alert: Total Blocking Wait Time
Database Instance: SMCS-RSQLDW
Execution Time: Wednesday - December 10, 2014 15:38:14
View Alert Status: http://OURDATACENTRE-DPA01:8123/iwc/alertMain.iwc
Total Blocking Wait Time
Value: 671 seconds
3 sessions incurred wait time due to blocking.
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What I am looking for info that will allow me to change the link:
into something like this:
effectively exchanging the 'intelligent' network name for a 'human' DNS alias.
the DNS alias lovelydpa is still pointing to the same server OURDATACENTRE-DPA01
however, it is far easier to remember and internally disseminate.
I hope this example clarifies my question.
I have looked into the config file but nothing seemed relevant.
Here is a KB that I think will help SolarWinds Knowledge Base :: DPA Email Overrides .
"To Override Email Settings
Edit the following file on the Ignite server machine, then uncomment and set the appropriate property:
You are looking to change this property.
I don't yet know if it is possible but I am checking on it...
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