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What PRTG sensor types support IPv6?



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Which of the existing sensor types can I use to query devices via the IPv6 protocol?

help ipv6 prtg

Created on Nov 25, 2011 2:31:55 PM by  Daniel Zobel [Paessler Support]

Last change on Jun 12, 2012 3:00:16 PM by  Patrick Hutter [Paessler Support] (7,174) 3 3

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This article applies to PRTG Network Monitor 9

Sensor Types Supporting IPv6

Note: The information in this article is outdated!

In current PRTG versions, most sensor types support IPv6.

Currently, the following sensor types support the IPv6 protocol:

  • Active Directory Replication Errors Sensor
  • ADO SQL Sensor
  • Event Log (Windows API) Sensor
  • File Content Sensor
  • File Sensor
  • Folder Sensor
  • FTP Server File Count Sensor
  • HTTP Advanced Sensor
  • HTTP Content Sensor
  • HTTP Full Web Page Sensor
  • HTTP Sensor
  • HTTP SSL Certificate Expiry Sensor
  • HTTP Transaction Sensor
  • HTTP XML/REST Value Sensor
  • Hyper-V Host Server Sensor
  • Hyper-V Virtual Machine Sensor
  • Hyper-V Virtual Network Adapter Sensor
  • Hyper-V Virtual Storage Device Sensor
  • INI File Content Check Sensor
  • IP on DNS Blacklist Sensor
  • Packet Sniffer (Custom) Sensor
  • Packet Sniffer Sensor
  • Ping Jitter Sensor
  • Ping Sensor
  • Ping with Delayed Up Sensor
  • Pingdom Sensor
  • POP3 Email Count Sensor
  • Port Sensor
  • Share Disk Free Sensor
  • SNMP APC Hardware Sensor
  • SNMP Custom Sensor
  • SNMP Custom String Sensor
  • SNMP Dell Hardware Sensor
  • SNMP HP LaserJet Hardware Sensor
  • SNMP Library Sensor
  • SNMP Linux Disk Free Sensor
  • SNMP Linux Load Average Sensor
  • SNMP Linux Meminfo Sensor
  • SNMP System Uptime Sensor
  • SNMP Traffic Sensor
  • Traceroute Hop Count Sensor
  • Windows Last Update Sensor
  • Windows Logged In Users Sensor
  • Windows MSMQ Queue Length Sensor
  • Windows Print Queue Sensor
  • Windows Registry Sensor
  • Windows Scheduled Task
  • WMI CPU Load Sensor
  • WMI Custom Sensor
  • WMI Event Log Sensor
  • WMI Exchange Server Sensor
  • WMI File Sensor
  • WMI Free Disk Space (Multi Drive) Sensor
  • WMI Free Disk Space (Single Disk) Sensor (= WMI Volume)
  • WMI IIS 6.0 SMTP Received Sensor
  • WMI IIS 6.0 SMTP Sent Sensor
  • WMI Logical Disk Sensor
  • WMI Memory Sensor
  • WMI Microsoft SQL Server 2005 Sensor
  • WMI Microsoft SQL Server 2008 Sensor
  • WMI Network Card Sensor
  • WMI Pagefile Sensor
  • WMI Physical Disk Sensor
  • WMI Process Sensor
  • WMI Security Center Sensor
  • WMI Service Sensor
  • WMI Share Sensor
  • WMI System Uptime Sensor
  • WMI Terminal Services (Windows 2008) Sensor
  • WMI Terminal Services (Windows XP/Vista/2003) Sensor
  • WMI Vital System Data Sensor
  • WMI Windows Version Sensor
  • WSUS Statistics Sensor

For detailed instructions, please see PRTG 9 Manual: List of Available Sensor Types.

Created on Nov 25, 2011 2:35:37 PM by  Daniel Zobel [Paessler Support]

Last change on Nov 14, 2014 2:19:16 PM by  Gerald Schoch [Paessler Support]

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