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Add Users and Groups
The Contacts  node in the Navigator  pane contains the Users  and Groups  sub-nodes. Create and maintain Users  and Groups  for notification purposes. At least one User is required for SentryOne to send notifi...
License Management
SentryOne is generally licensed per each individually monitored target . This includes products for Windows Server, SQL Server, Analysis Services, VMware, and Azure SQL DB. Win Sentry, and V Sentry can be licensed per core; this is most often use...
Stop Watching Targets
You can use PowerShell to stop watching targets . See the PowerShell Module article for more information. Stop Watching Enable Watching and Stop Watching on the targets  within your server environment. If you choose to Stop Watch...
Telemetry
Telemetry on SentryOne  At SentryOne, we've worked closely with our user community and the SQL Server community to gain insight from interviews, conversations, and our experiences from working with SQL Server over the years. We want to con...
SMTP Settings
Configuring SMTP Settings in SentryOne To configure SMTP  settings in SentryOne, open the Navigator  pane ( View  > Navigator ), and then select the Global Settings node ( Configuration  > Global Settings ) to open ...
SentryOne PowerShell Module
Introduction to the PowerShell module for SentryOne along with some example scripts.
Least Privilege General Performance Monitoring
For an overview of the performance monitoring features available with the SentryOne Event Calendar, see the Scheduling Performance Monitoring topic.  It's possible to collect Performance Counter  data in SentryOne Event Calenda...
Monitoring Service Logon Account
To only update a password, use the services applet in the Windows Control Panel . The Service Configuration Utility is used to change the stored credentials of the SentryOne  monitoring service . If the user account used by the monitori...
Monitoring Service Load Balancing
See the Installing Additional Monitoring Services section of the Installation article for step-by-step instructions on adding more monitoring services to your SentryOne enterprise. Load Balancing SentryOne allows for the installation of mult...
Upgrading SentryOne
A major version upgrade requires a license upgrade. See the Product Version Mismatch section of the License Management article for more information. Review the System Requirements before upgrading. The latest version may require a newer v...
Relocating the SentryOne Database
Instructions for moving the SentryOne Database to a different instance of SQL Server.