Email delivery methods
Create email type delivery methods for each member of your organization, or email group, that should be able to receive alert notifications by email.
To establish an email type delivery method:
- Go to Administration → Alert Configuration → Delivery Methods.
- Select Email in the left-hand panel, then click the New button. The New Delivery Method window appears.
Enter the required information:
Name A unique name that identifies this specific delivery method. The email address where the alerts should be sent. This can be for a user or for a group. Time zone This is the time zone that will be used to calculate when alerts can be sent. This should be based upon the user's geographic location (if applicable). This will be applied to the schedule defined in any sending policy that uses this delivery method. Language The language in which to send the alert content. Attach events checkbox Check this box if you want to attach the events that triggered the alert to the email. Set the maximum number of events to be sent in the field below.
- Click the Save button. The new method is saved in Pending status. A validation e-mail is sent to the email address which must be confirmed before this delivery method can be used.