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TN IT169 Alarm DB Purge-Archive - how to start automatically in active state.

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Procedure for running the Alarm DB Purge-Archive utility as a service and already activated.


  • Author: Ernest Lee
  • Published: 11/05/2015
  • Applies to: 2012 and up




This article assumes that the Alarm DB Purge utility has already been setup and the Test Connection is working.


1. First step is to launch Task Manager and find wwalmpurgeservice.exe. If it is running click END     TASK. 


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2. Open the Alarm DB Purge application and on the Purge/Archive tab choose Service under the     Run As option.


3. At the bottom click Apply and then close. 


Now when you restart the computer the Alarm DB Purge utility will start up in the background automatically and it will be set to Active.