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sqlserver probe throws connection alarm though the test connection is successful.


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DX Unified Infrastructure Management (Nimsoft / UIM) Unified Infrastructure Management for Mainframe


sqlserver probe connection profile test works fine, but the probe continues to generate connection alarms for the checkdb_alive checkpoint even after following instructions in the following Knowledge Document:

KB97313 : SQL Server probe connection alert


The Connection field in the sqlserver monitoring profile was configured to use an non-existent connection profile.


UIM Server:  Any version
sqlserver probe:  any version


Change the Connection field in the sqlserver monitoring profile to use the tested connection profile name.

Additional Information

See step #2 om the "Create a Profile" subsection found ound the "Configure the Probe" section of the "sqlserver IM Configuration" Wiki document: