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Monitoring Logical Disk Free Space by % ONLY RRS feed

  • Question

  • The Monitor in the Windows Server MP monitors the Logical Disk Free space by Free % & MB.

    But, I wish to monitor both the system & non system drive by % Free Space only and also see to it that the default monitor does not generate alerts based on both the condition.

    Can anyone guide as to how this can be achived?

    Monday, January 30, 2017 1:07 PM

Answers

  • Disable "Windows 2xxx Logical Disk Free Space Monitor" and enable "Windows Server 2xxx Logical Disk Free Space (%) Low" instead, using overrides : 

    • Proposed as answer by Yan Li_ Tuesday, January 31, 2017 2:32 AM
    • Marked as answer by CosmicStrom Tuesday, January 31, 2017 5:27 AM
    Monday, January 30, 2017 1:13 PM

All replies

  • Disable "Windows 2xxx Logical Disk Free Space Monitor" and enable "Windows Server 2xxx Logical Disk Free Space (%) Low" instead, using overrides : 

    • Proposed as answer by Yan Li_ Tuesday, January 31, 2017 2:32 AM
    • Marked as answer by CosmicStrom Tuesday, January 31, 2017 5:27 AM
    Monday, January 30, 2017 1:13 PM
  • Hello,

    For Logical Disk Free space monitor, both MB and % need to be exceeded, in order for a state change to occur.

    In addition, here is a helpful article for your reference to only monitor % free space, please refer to it for more information:

    https://social.technet.microsoft.com/wiki/contents/articles/20412.operations-manager-2012-monitoring-logical-disk-free-space.aspx

    Regards,

    Yan Li


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    • Proposed as answer by Yan Li_ Tuesday, January 31, 2017 2:39 AM
    Tuesday, January 31, 2017 2:39 AM