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Share Disk Free global channel limit



I have a group with several devices that each have one or more Share Disk Free sensors. I would like to set global limits for the Free Space (ID 1) channel so that I didn't have to set these for each individual sensor. Currently the limits appear for some sensors but not all - not even for all sensors under the same device.

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Created on Nov 18, 2010 8:33:49 AM

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I'm afraid there is no "global" setting for this. If these are WMI Free Disc Space Sensors (Multi Disc), then they have a limit setting for all discs monitored by each sensor in their Settings-Tab. To change this, you can use the Multi-Edit. Otherwise, I'm afraid it would be necessary to go to the "Channels"-Tab of each sensor and change the limits individually.

Best Regards.

Created on Nov 18, 2010 5:01:19 PM by  Torsten Lindner [Paessler Support]



No, I was not talking about WMI Free Disk Space sensor but Share Disk Free sensor.

Anyway, perhaps you can pass this on as a feature request. There should be a way to set global, limits for each type of sensor.

Also, it would be good to be able to set limits for each type of sensor under a group and each type of sensor under a device.

I'm talking about inheritance.

Created on Nov 19, 2010 7:08:58 AM




we are planning a multi-edit for the Channels of sensors, so you will be able to change the limits for existing sensors in the future.
And with the Auto-Discovery and the Device Templates (which save Limits now already) you can already with the existing versions of PRTG create sensors with the Limit-Settings you want. Both then together should cover all needs. Please bear with us.

Best regards.

Created on Nov 19, 2010 3:18:10 PM by  Torsten Lindner [Paessler Support]

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