Switching between file storage databases
To switch between databases:
1. Go to Configuration > Options.
4. In the Server hostname text box, key in the Computer Name or IP address of the database machine. Click OK.
5. Click Apply and OK.
The General dashboard view enables you to switch to a different database without having to access the configuration tab. This is useful when comparing event logs or assessing the overall status of events management within your environment.
To switch to a different database from the dashboard:
2. From the GFI EventsManager Service Status section, click Database server is running.
3. From the Configure file storage dialog, click Switch server and key in the database server Name or IP address. Click OK.
4. Click Apply and OK.