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SQL server stored procedure multi channel



I want the output of my SQL Stored Procedure to show multi channels in one sensor, instead of having a single sensor for every value that I want to monitor.

How can I do this?

custom-script-exe custom-sensor multichannel sql

Created on Feb 3, 2011 2:49:47 PM

Last change on Mar 20, 2015 1:26:23 PM by  Martina Wittmann [Paessler Support]

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This can done with Custom Sensor PTF.SQLspXML

The sensor parses the multi channel results of a SQL query to PRTG.


-d=database -sp=StoredProcedure [-s=SQLserver] [-u=username] [-p=password|passhash]
-d=    Database name on the SQL server.
-sp=   Name of the Stored Procedure to execute.
-s=    Optional, IP or DNS name of the SQL server.
       If ommitted the hostname of the parent device is used
-u=    Optional, UserName of the SQL account.
       If ommitted the credentials entered at the parent device are used.
-p=    Optional, Password or PassHash * of the SQL account.
       If ommitted the credentials entered at the parent device are used

The Stored Procedure has to return columns with a fixed name:

		  Channel	nvarchar(50)
		, Value		nvarchar(50)
		, IsInt		bit
		, Unit		nvarchar(50)
	INSERT INTO @tblPRTG VALUES ('Channel #1','1.00',0,'Euro')
	INSERT INTO @tblPRTG VALUES ('Channel #2','2.00',0,'Dollar')

Note: this sensor is of the EXEXML type and requires PRTG version or later.

Created on Feb 3, 2011 3:04:49 PM

Last change on Feb 3, 2011 3:04:49 PM

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