Events in SolarWinds NTA

Events is a simple troubleshooting tool that gives an overview of everything important that happens in SolarWinds NTA. If you feel SolarWinds NTA is not showing expected results, consult the Last 25 Traffic Analyzer Events and pay attention to red and grey events. For more details, see the Last 25 Traffic Analysis Events resource.

Access Events

Click Alerts & Activity > Events.

What details do events provide?

  • The time stamp informs you when the event occurred (1).
  • Event icons help you distinguish whether it is just an information, warning, or an error message (2).
  • The event color informs you about how serious the event is (3).
  • The event description includes links that help you solve the situation (4), provide troubleshooting information or give more details about objects relevant for the event (5).

Event colors

Red events indicate errors that need your immediate attention.

Green events inform you that SolarWinds NTA has successfully completed a task.

Blue events provide system information.

Grey events inform you about a situation that requires an action (unmanaged nodes, interfaces, ....)

Yellow events are informative, you do not need to take any action.