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rashi83
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Hi ,
I have a query which returns 5 events ( basically 5 files gets transferred) . I need to send an alert once all 5 files are transferred - meaning as soon as the event count is 5 , alert should be triggered. IS the below query good enough for such scneario ?

Should I write like index=* X y | stats count by FileName | where count=5

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to4kawa
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Does only success populate the event?

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rashi83
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yes , if only success / transfer happen - event gets written

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to4kawa
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well, your query is enough for this, I think.

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rashi83
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So while setting up Alert - should I mention Trigger Alert when Number of Results is greater than 4. OR will the query takes care of it.

I am little confused .

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to4kawa
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you use | where count=5
, so to fire
alert

event count > 0

rashi83
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Thank you

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to4kawa
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please provide your query for answer and accept it.

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rashi83
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up voted your answer

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to4kawa
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thank you rashi83

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