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Does anybody know a really good, free tool for mnitoring Exchange 2007?  I have tried Solarwinds, but I want something I can configure to send me alerts (by E-Mail, or some other method) when there is low disk space etc...?
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Solarwinds can be configured to send emails notifications.

What OS do you use ? if 2008 you can use event viewer it self to send email, start a program or display a message when an event occurred.
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It's Windows Server 2003.  How can I configure Solarwinds to send notifications?
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It appears that it's a trial version and not free.
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Yes solarwinds is not free. I thought that you have it already full installed.
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If you are looking for something free, try NAGIOS.
http://www.nagios.org/
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Thanks vishalvasu, but it look at bit 'over the top'.  What I'm looking for is something like the free Solarwinds Exchange tool, but I need to be able to configure E-Mail alerts too.  I don't even mind if the tool is paid for (but not a lot of money!), I just don't want to install something as overkill of MOM or SCE.
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Thanks.
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