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How to monitor when a file has been read?



I have tried by enablig auditing on the file and then creatin a WMI Even Log sensor, the problem is that I just need to monitor a specific file and not all the events with the same ID for all files. Can this be customized to check just for specific file events or so?

event-log file-monitoring read

Created on Mar 16, 2011 12:20:13 PM

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does the event contain the filename, so that you could use the name as a filter-parameter in PRTGs Eventlog-Sensors?

Best Regards.

Created on Mar 16, 2011 3:42:27 PM by  Torsten Lindner [Paessler Support]



Hi, yes it contains a full path with the filename. How can I filter by filename with these filter-parameters:

Spike Filter Max. Value (#) Spike Filter Min. Value (#)

Created on Mar 17, 2011 12:17:37 PM



These seem to be the 'Channel'-Settings of the sensor. However, I was referring to the Settings, please see: PRTG Manual - WMI Event Log Sensor.

Created on Mar 17, 2011 4:35:43 PM by  Torsten Lindner [Paessler Support]



OK, I need to upgrade my PRTG to v8. Thanks.

Created on Mar 17, 2011 4:41:04 PM

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