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  • Hi All

    i'm looking for a software or a way to get an alert by email when a software has been installed/modified or uninstalled on a computer of our company. How can we handle this?

     

    My Windows environment running: - window 2008 AD / System center essentials 2010

     

    Tuesday, December 14, 2010 11:31 AM

Answers

  • Hello Buddhika,

    You can get an alert by monitoring a specific Event ID in the eventlog. For example, 11707 is the id for a sucessfull installation. There are detailed steps to create an unit monitor in the following thread:

    Event for Software Instalation
    http://social.technet.microsoft.com/forums/en-us/systemcentermonitoring/thread/05C81AA5-FE58-451F-95D7-78867835A5C6

    Hope it helps,


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    • Marked as answer by Yog Li Tuesday, December 21, 2010 10:44 AM
    Wednesday, December 15, 2010 9:36 AM