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I've downloaded a custom sensor called "ExternalIP.exe". Then what should I do? I have copied this file to the folder of "Sensor System" but I cannot find the relevant sensor during carrying out the add sensor process.

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Created on Jun 7, 2012 12:47:22 PM

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please place the exe in <PRTG Install Directory>\Custom Sensors\EXE . Then it should show up in the dropdown when adding a EXE/Script Sensor. Please note that a restart of the PRTG COre Service might be necessary to make the sensor show up.
Best regards

Created on Jun 7, 2012 12:54:01 PM by  Konstantin Wolff [Paessler Support]

Last change on Jun 7, 2012 12:54:12 PM by  Konstantin Wolff [Paessler Support]

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