The search-based notifications can be categorized as follows:
System-based notification parameters are predefined and upon activating notification alert, notification in the form of mails are sent. User-defined notifications are set by users, based on their requirements. You can create email notifications based on your search query. After you run a search, on the Results page, the Create notification option is displayed. For each search, you can:
Select the condition when you want to receive the notifications.
Define how frequently you want to receive the notifications.
Enter the email recipients for each notification (by default, your email ID is present in the receiver's list; you can also add multiple email IDs).
For a user-defined search:
It is mandatory for you to assign a name to the search-based notification.
It is mandatory to select the severity of a search-based event that is marked as a problem.
The user-defined events are uniquely identified by the search criteria.
You can specify the notification frequency as Immediately or As a daily digest.
You can manage your notifications from the Settings > Search-based Notifications page. On the Search-based Notifications page, you can view the existing notifications, edit them, activate or deactivate them, and also delete unwanted notifications.