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Monitor when .exe starts



I know you can monitor when a .exe is running or not and if it is not running it will alarm. How can I setup a sensor to alarm when an .exe is running and when it is not running the status would be green.

-exe process wmi

Created on Jun 2, 2012 3:33:22 PM

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This is not currently possible, but such an option is being considered, at the time being. Please bear with us.

Created on Jun 4, 2012 11:15:26 AM by  Patrick Hutter [Paessler Support] (7,225) 3 3



This would be a pretty important one for us. We run call centres and our call recording servers when they are having issues startup a process called Alarm.exe and we would like to be able to montior when that process starts.

Created on Jun 7, 2012 4:52:47 PM



Currently, you could work around this using the status() function of Sensor Factory sensors. A built-in option should be available in the future, albeit I would be hard pressed to let you know when.

Created on Jun 8, 2012 9:42:11 AM by  Patrick Hutter [Paessler Support] (7,225) 3 3

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