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WMI Sensors



This is really stupid but where do I enter the windows credentials so i can create a WMI sensor.

There are no options on the device or the group for me to enter anything.

I know its really simple but I'd like to do some proper tests.


credentials prtg wmi

Created on May 11, 2012 12:24:42 PM

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please open the "Settings" tab, which can be found in every group/device/sensor and even in the root group of the device tree. You can set your credentials for several systems/sensor types there. When setting up the credentials in the root group all underlying objects will inherit these settings.
Best regards

Created on May 11, 2012 1:03:10 PM by  Konstantin Wolff [Paessler Support]

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