This blog post will get you started with creating service checks on your hosts.

To register a new client into Opsview, you need to have fulfilled the opsview-agent prerequesties.

This completed, you will need to use the GUI to register the host client into Opsview. 

1. Click SETTINGS > BASIC > HOSTS

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2. Click the '+' icon

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3. Fill in the required boxes, pay attention to the 'host templates' box at the bottom. This is where you can configure in pre-set service check templates

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4. Select NOTIFICATIONS at the top of your tab, selecting the required options. Navigate the remaining tabs if you wish to make adjustments here.

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5. Click 'submit changes'.

6. Now we need to apply these changes - CONFIGURATION > APPLY CHANGES

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7. Click 'RELOAD CONFIGURATION'

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