Reviewing historical alarms and alarm frequency (legacy system)

When troubleshooting an issue, you can review how often a legacy alarm was triggered in the past.

Before you begin

Note: While the legacy alarm system continues to be supported, the alert system offers significant benefits and is easier to use.

Procedure

  1. Follow these steps to get a list of all alarms triggered over a period of time.
    1. Select Support > Alarms (legacy) > Historical Alarms.
    2. Do one of the following:
      • Click one of the time periods.
      • Enter a custom range, and click Custom Query.
  2. Follow these steps to find out how often alarms have been triggered for a particular attribute.
    1. Select Support > Tools > Grid Topology.
    2. Select grid node > service or component > Alarms > History .
    3. Select the attribute from the list.
    4. Do one of the following:
      • Click one of the time periods.
      • Enter a custom range, and click Custom Query.

        The alarms are listed in reverse chronological order.

    5. To return to the alarms history request form, click History.