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    Creating Reports

    You can create a report from the Event Viewer.

    To create a report:

    1. Select Monitor > Events & Logs. Note that every report must have an aggregation point.
    2. Select a Group By option to create a report.
    3. Select a filter from Filters > Show Saved Filters
    4. Select Save > Create Report.
    5. Complete the configuration according to the guidelines provided in the Table 1.
    6. Click Save > Create Report.
    7. Click Finish.

    Table 1: Report Settings

    Settings

    Guidelines

    General Information

    Report Name

    Enter a unique name for the report definition that is a string of alphanumeric characters, colons, periods, dashes, and underscores. No spaces are allowed and the maximum length is 29 characters.

    Description

    Enter a description for the report definition; maximum length is 1024 characters.

    Content

    Use Data Criteria from Filters

    The data criteria for the report is displayed.

    The details displayed are:

    • Filter String—Selected filter string.

    • Group By—Selected group by option.

    • Time Span—Duration for which the data is displayed.

    Schedule

    Add Schedule

    Select the type of report schedule that you want to use:

    • Run now–Select this option to schedule and publish the configuration at the current time.

    • Schedule at a later time–Select this option if you want to schedule and publish the configuration at a later time.

    Select the recurring schedule for report generation. The available options are:

    • Repeat–Select this option to generate the report on an hourly, daily, weekly, monthly, or yearly basis.

    • Every–Select the number of days, weeks, or months for which the recurring report will be generated.

    • Ends–Select the end date and end time for the report.

    Email

    Email Recipients

    Add Email Recipients

    • Recipients‐ Enter or select the e‐mail addresses of the recipients. By default, you can search by first name and select registered users. You can also type in external email addresses.

    • Subject‐ Enter the subject for the e‐mail notification.

    • Comment‐ Enter the comments for the e‐mail notification.

    Note: The reports are not sent if a specified recipient does not have permission for a device or domain included in the report configuration when the report is generated.

    Modified: 2016-06-14