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how to configure Splunk to send me alerts

Lynda_Sadi1275
Path Finder

Please help me it's urgent
how to configure Splunk to send me alerts knowing that I am in localhost (Splunk is installed on my machine) ??
Thank you so much

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Lynda_Sadi1275
Path Finder

I was able to solve my problem I followed this tutorial

https://www.splunk.com/blog/2014/06/27/splunk-alerts-using-gmail-twitter-phone-calls-and-much-more.h...

Mail host = smtp.gmail.com:587 Email security = TLS
Username =
Password =

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Lynda_Sadi1275
Path Finder

I was able to solve my problem I followed this tutorial

https://www.splunk.com/blog/2014/06/27/splunk-alerts-using-gmail-twitter-phone-calls-and-much-more.h...

Mail host = smtp.gmail.com:587 Email security = TLS
Username =
Password =

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PowerPacked
Builder

Hi @Lynda_Sadi1275

for you to receive alerts from splunk installed on your localhost

you need to configure this page with proper server settings.

go to settings - server settings - email settings

in the mail host options give the servername which can send mail to you.

Thanks

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Lynda_Sadi1275
Path Finder

Hello,
indeed I am new with Splunk,
I have Splunk installed on my PC, then I create alerts and I want for example that he sends me an email to my mailbox: dl_sadi@esi.dz. How can I configure Splunk in this case. Knowing that I do not have a mail server
so in this case who what should I put in the host e-mail?.

Thank you.

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ChrisG
Splunk Employee
Splunk Employee

There's a complete Alerting manual. Have you already read through that to see if it answers your questions?

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Lynda_Sadi1275
Path Finder

Hello,
indeed I am new with Splunk,
I have Splunk installed on my PC, then I create alerts and I want for example that he sends me an email to my mailbox: dl_sadi@esi.dz. How can I configure Splunk in this case. Knowing that I do not have a mail server
so in this case who what should I put in the host e-mail?.

Thank you.

0 Karma
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