You can modify the information about an alert contact and add or remove alert contacts to or from an alert group at any time as needed. This allows you to flexibly manage alert contacts and alert groups.

Modify an alert contact

  1. Log on to the Cloud Monitor console.
  2. In the left-side navigation pane, choose Alerts > Alert Contacts.
  3. On the Alert Contacts tab, find the alert contact that you want to modify and click Edit in the Actions column.
  4. In the Set Alert Contact panel,modify the email and DingTalk chatbot of the alert contact, and retain the default value Automatic for the Alert Notification Information Language parameter.
    Note Automatic indicates that Cloud Monitor automatically selects the language of alert notifications based on the language that you use to create your Alibaba Cloud account.
  5. Verify the parameters and then click OK.
  6. Optional. Activate the email address and phone number of the alert contact.
    By default, the email address and phone number of the alert contact are in the Pending Activation state. After the alert contact receives an email and text message that contain the activation links, the alert contact must activate the email address and phone number within 24 hours. Otherwise, the alert contact cannot receive alert notifications. After the email address and phone number are activated, they are displayed in the alert contact list.

Modify an alert group

  1. Log on to the Cloud Monitor console.
  2. In the left-side navigation pane, choose Alerts > Alert Contacts.
  3. Click the Alert Contact Group tab.
  4. On the Alert Contact Group tab, find the alert group that you want to modify and click the Edit icon.
  5. In the Create Alert Contact Group panel, change the alert contacts as needed.
  6. Click Confirm.