Configuring a pager for alert notification

You can configure Backup Exec to page you with alert notification messages. A modem is required for pager notification. Make sure that the modem can communicate properly with your paging service. Before setting up pager notification, contact your paging service for information about modems compatible with the service.

To configure a pager for alert notification

  1. On the navigation bar, click Alerts.

  2. Click the Active Alerts tab.

  3. Under Notification Tasks in the task pane, click Configure email and pagers.

    The Notification Configuration Properties dialog box appears.

  4. Click the Pager Configuration tab and select Enable to activate this alert notification method.

  5. Select a modem from the Select a modem for sending pages option.

    Only modems recognized in Windows appear in the list box.

  6. Click OK.

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