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Question on troublshooting DSN, SCOM alert failure DSN

    Question

  • I'm looking for the best way to troubleshoot an alert we get in SCOM 2007 regarding the following.  How can I find out who got the DSN and what the failure is?  This is for Exchange 2007

     

    Scom Alert

    Context:


    Object Name: MSExchangeTransport DSN
    Counter Name: Failure DSNs Total
    Instance Name: internal
    First Value: 4577
    Last Value: 4608
    Delta Value: 31
    Number of Samples: 13


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    Tuesday, December 13, 2011 8:13 PM

Answers

  • On Tue, 13 Dec 2011 20:13:24 +0000, thefeed12 wrote:
     
    >I'm looking for the best way to troubleshoot an alert we get in SCOM 2007 regarding the following. How can I find out who got the DSN and what the failure is? This is for Exchange 2007
     
    "THE" DSN? There were probably more than one, and with multiple
    recipients.
     
    You can use the message tracking logs and look for DSN events.
     
    ---
    Rich Matheisen
    MCSE+I, Exchange MVP
     

    --- Rich Matheisen MCSE+I, Exchange MVP
    • Marked as answer by thefeed12 Tuesday, December 13, 2011 9:45 PM
    Tuesday, December 13, 2011 8:32 PM
  • Thanks I ran this and found the issue.

    Get-MessageTrackingLog -resultsize unlimited -start "12/13/2011 3:55PM" -End "12/13/2011 6:00PM" -Server srv-hub01 | ? {$_.EventId -eq "DSN" -and $_.SourceContext -eq "Failure"} | select timestamp,recipients,messagesubject


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    • Marked as answer by thefeed12 Tuesday, December 13, 2011 9:45 PM
    Tuesday, December 13, 2011 9:45 PM

All replies

  • On Tue, 13 Dec 2011 20:13:24 +0000, thefeed12 wrote:
     
    >I'm looking for the best way to troubleshoot an alert we get in SCOM 2007 regarding the following. How can I find out who got the DSN and what the failure is? This is for Exchange 2007
     
    "THE" DSN? There were probably more than one, and with multiple
    recipients.
     
    You can use the message tracking logs and look for DSN events.
     
    ---
    Rich Matheisen
    MCSE+I, Exchange MVP
     

    --- Rich Matheisen MCSE+I, Exchange MVP
    • Marked as answer by thefeed12 Tuesday, December 13, 2011 9:45 PM
    Tuesday, December 13, 2011 8:32 PM
  • Thanks I ran this and found the issue.

    Get-MessageTrackingLog -resultsize unlimited -start "12/13/2011 3:55PM" -End "12/13/2011 6:00PM" -Server srv-hub01 | ? {$_.EventId -eq "DSN" -and $_.SourceContext -eq "Failure"} | select timestamp,recipients,messagesubject


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    • Marked as answer by thefeed12 Tuesday, December 13, 2011 9:45 PM
    Tuesday, December 13, 2011 9:45 PM