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Set the group status based on the status of the group members

The status of a group is determined on the status of the group members.

The Show Best Status selection is useful for displaying groups that are defined as collections of redundant or backup devices.

Object States

Group Status

(Up, Warning, Down)

(Up)

(Up, Down)

(Up)

(Warning, Down, Unknown)

(Warning)

The Show Worst Status selection ensures that the worst status in a group of objects is displayed for the whole group.

Object States

Group Status

(Up, Warning, Down)

(Down)

(Warning, Up)

(Warning)

(Warning, Down, Unknown)

(Down)

The Mixed Status Shows Warning selection ensures that the status of a group displays the worst warning-type state in the group. If there are no warning-type states, but the group contains a mix of up and down states, then a Mixed Availability () warning status is displayed for the whole group.

Object States

Group Status

(Critical)

(Critical)

(Mixed Availability)