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Change Auditor 7.0.3 - Quick Start Guide

Set up email alert notifications and reporting

To use the alerting and reporting features, first enable SMTP and define the Mail Server to use in the SMTP Configuration pane on the Coordinator Configuration page.

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Select View | Administration to open the Administration Tasks page.
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Click Configuration task button at the bottom of the navigation pane (left pane).
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Select Coordinator in the Configuration task list to open the Coordinator Configuration page.
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On the SMTP Configuration pane, select the Enable SMTP for Alerts and Reporting check box to enable email notifications.
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If the specified Mail Server requires authentication, select the My Server Requires Authentication check box and enter the account information.
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Click Test SMTP to test the Mail Server configuration.
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After the Mail Server configuration is verified, click Apply Changes to save the configuration.

Enable email alerts for 'all events'

Using the Searches page, you can enable and disable alert notifications for individual search definitions and dispatch them via SMTP (email).

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Click the Searches tab.
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In the left pane, expand the Shared | Built-in folder and then the All Events folder.
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In the right pane, locate the All Events search definition, right-click, and select the Alert | Enable Transport | SMTP command.
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Click Yes to confirm that you want to enable alerting for the selected search.
NOTE: To send an alert to the user who initiated the change that triggered the alert, select the Add Who check box at the bottom of the Alert Custom Email dialog.
To later disable the alerts, return to the Searches tab, right-click the All Events search definition and select Alert | Disable Alert. Click Yes to confirm that you want to disable the alert.

Enable and schedule email reporting for 'all events'

When reporting is enabled, a report containing the search results of an individual search is sent as an attachment via email to the designated recipients.

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In the left pane, expand the Shared | Built-in folder and then the All Events folder.
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In the right pane, locate and select the All Events search definition.
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Open the Report tab, select the Send to a mailbox option, enter a valid email address in the To field and then select the Report Enabled check box.
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Click Save.
To later disable reporting, return to the Searches tab, right-click the All Events search definition and select Report | Disable Report. Click Yes to confirm that you want to disable reporting for the selected search.

 

Change Auditor for Active Directory

The scenarios presented in this section show you how to use some additional Active Directory auditing features offered in Change Auditor for Active Directory.

See Change Auditor Product Specific Features for the list of features/functionality dependent on the different product licenses. For more detailed information on Active Directory auditing, see the Change Auditor for Active Directory User Guide.

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