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How do I interrupt a running Auto Discovery?



I would like to cancel an auto-discovery running in PRTG. How can I stop it?

auto-discovery end pause stop

Created on Mar 29, 2012 8:38:18 AM by  Daniel Zobel [Product Manager]

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In order to stop a running auto-discovery, right-click the group or device, and select Pause | For 5 minutes... from the context menu. Monitoring will be paused for 5 minutes, and auto-discovery tasks will be shut down.

For more information please see PRTG 9 Manual: Auto-Discovery

Created on Mar 29, 2012 8:40:53 AM by  Daniel Zobel [Product Manager]

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