Datastore usage alarm

I am trying to set up am alarm for datastore usage , but I cannot enter the condition length.
is this normal?

Thanks

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jskfanAsked:
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Andrew Hancock (VMware vExpert / EE MVE^2)VMware and Virtualization ConsultantCommented:
Correct, You cannot define condition lengths for state alarms.

A state alarm is a datastore, host CPU usage etc

You two states are Yellow and Red, as defined by percentage of datastore.
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jskfanAuthor Commented:
OK.. just speaking about alarms and notification in SMTP server: do I need to enter exchange mailbox server name or Hub server name ?
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Andrew Hancock (VMware vExpert / EE MVE^2)VMware and Virtualization ConsultantCommented:
You need to enter your SMTP server, and usernames and passwords for account, if you use Authentication for that account.

So which ever of those servers, is your desiganted SMTP server for email delivery.
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jskfanAuthor Commented:
Thanks ...took care of it
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jskfanAuthor Commented:
Thanks
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Andrew Hancock (VMware vExpert / EE MVE^2)VMware and Virtualization ConsultantCommented:
No problems, enjoy the rest of the holidays!
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