Example: Generate Alert if tmp*.log size is more than 100 MB.

Details
Product: Windows Operating System
Event ID: 100
Source: FileSize
Version: 5.2.3790.1830
Message: Example: Generate Alert if tmp*.log size is more than 100 MB.
   
Explanation

This rule is provided as an example of a file size monitoring rule. Copy this rule and configure it to create rules you can use to monitor the size of log files, or other files that can inadvertently become too large.

   
User Action

To copy this rule and configure it:

  1. Right-click the rule and click Copy.
  2. Right-click the Event Rules node and click Paste.
  3. If you are working in authoring mode and the Copy Knowledge Authoring Entry window opens, click Copy the knowledge authoring entry for the new rule, and then click OK.
  4. A new rule named Copy of Example: Generate Alert tmp*.log size is more than 100 MB will be created. Double-click the new rule and type a new, descriptive name for it.
  5. To configure the size thresholds and the file name pattern that you want to monitor, in the Criteria tab, click Advanced.

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