Error: status: 422, body: {"message":"alert validation error: time unit not supported. supported units: [s m h d] PanelId: 22 DashboardId: 999","traceID":"000000000"}

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I am trying to

  1. Create a notification channel.
  2. import a dashboard json file which has got the alerts.

I am getting the above error. Can you please guide me in right direction?

Thank you.


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Hi @vikassharmab,

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