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Is there a way to do a discovery of interfaces on devices based on specific interface labels?



We want to be able to do a discovery of network devices that have an interface with a specific label. If a device has an interface with the label "billable", we want to be able to identify them and group those devices.

auto-discovery labels prtg8

Created on Dec 3, 2010 2:20:37 PM

Last change on Dec 14, 2010 1:09:44 PM by  Daniel Zobel [Product Manager]

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I'm afraid in the moment this is not possible. The Auto-Discovery will always add sensors for all interfaces on a switch that are connected and that don't exist already as a sensor with the same name.

Best Regards.

Created on Dec 3, 2010 5:20:56 PM by  Torsten Lindner [Paessler Support]



Hello support,

is it still not possible under version 12? Couldn't we use API to change the way the auto discovery runs?


Created on Feb 1, 2013 1:34:21 PM



I'm afraid this has not changed, and to be honest, there are no definite plans to change it in the near future.

Created on Feb 1, 2013 1:53:22 PM by  Torsten Lindner [Paessler Support]

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