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Not sure if this is possible but I thought I would ask. Is is possible to make a virtual device that would really just be sensors from other devices.

For example. I have 6 APC UPS's that have external temp probes. I would like to make a group or a virtual device that had the sensors for those probes plus our normal enviro sensors in one place for viewing and configuration.

Currently APC's are under a power group and enviro sensors under another group and to config I need to flip back and forth.

I hope this makes sense.

groups sensors snmp

Created on Jan 7, 2012 7:30:53 PM by  webstar (0) 1



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Hello,

just create an empty device in your device tree with a 'dummy'-hostname/IP and then you could use the Sensor Factory to copy the sensor results into this one (even into one graph if you'd prefer) from the other 'real' sensors.

best regards.

Created on Jan 9, 2012 1:35:09 PM by  Torsten Lindner [Paessler Support]



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