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How To Add Additional Sensor Readings To Alert Notifications In Your Account For organizations at the Professional level of or higher.

If your organization’s Room Alert Account has been upgraded to the Professional level or higher, you may add any additional sensor readings to an email or text message alert notification.

For example, if you have an alert set up to notify you if it gets too hot in your data center, you can also choose to display:

– other nearby temperature and humidity readings
– the active/inactive power state for the AC unit
– the open/closed state for the data center door

Preview Alert Email

Below is an example of additional sensors included in an alert email.

Step 1: Open your alert's interface.

Follow these steps to open the alert’s interface:

1. Log in to your account at

In order to edit parts of an alert, you must log in as an admin-level or operator-level user. For more information, please see the “Types of user roles” section of our FAQ, How To Manage User Access To Your Account.

2. Select Alerts from the navigation bar to the left.

3. In your Alert List tab, you’ll see a list of all of your configured alerts. Click on an alert to open its interface.

4. Here, you can configure advanced features.

Step 2: Add additional sensor readings to alert notifications.

Follow these steps to add additional sensor readings to the alert notification:

1. Select Options in the upper right corner of the alert interface.

2. In the Alert Options window, select Add Sensor.

3. In the Additional Sensors dialog box, choose a device.

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4. Next choose a sensor.

5. Then select Add Sensor.

6. Add as many device sensor pairs as you’d like.

7. When you’re done, select Save Changes.

In our example, when the “Example RA12E Internal Sensor Alert” alert is triggered, we’ll receive a notification that includes readings from the following sensors:

– Example RA12E  – Internal Sensor – Temperature
– Example RA3W – External Sensor – Active Power
– Example RA4E – Internal Sensor – Temperature

For information about other advanced alerting features, please see How To Configure Advanced Alerting Features In Your Account.

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