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PRTG Windows GUI To Manage Freeware Version?



Hi There,

I use PRTG Network Monitor with a 100 seat license on our main production server. I have upgraded it to the latest version which currently is: and I use PRTG Windows GUI to monitor it from my desktop.

On another server I installed PRTG Network Monitor freeware version to do something testing. I notice the latest install for this is version:

I want to use the PRTG Windows GUI from my 100 seat license version to monitor the freeware version but when I try and connect I am getting a version mismatch and it doesn't allow me to. Yes I can see the versions are different. How can I make it work?


freeware gui prtg windows

Created on Jan 20, 2011 4:37:08 AM

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When starting the WinGUI add the parameter "ignore" without "/" with one blank space right after the .exe entry. Best if you add a shortcut including the parameter.

Created on Jan 20, 2011 2:38:59 PM by  Patrick Hutter [Paessler Support] (7,225) 3 3



Thanks! That worked. Cheers

Created on Jan 20, 2011 9:04:52 PM

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