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How to monitor backups (BackupExec, Arcserve, Acronis...) with prtg 12 ?



Hello, I read that the new PRTG version (12) is able to Monitor backups job (Arcserve, Backupexec, Acronis...) using email backup notifications. Could you please tell me how to do ?


backup email notification

Created on Jun 7, 2012 3:33:22 PM

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This is done via the newly implemented "Process Email Content" option of the IMAP sensor. Please have a look at IMAP sensor page.

Created on Jun 11, 2012 11:37:20 AM by  Patrick Hutter [Paessler Support] (7,225) 3 3

Last change on Jun 12, 2012 10:57:34 AM by  Johannes Herrmann [Paessler Support] (1,360) 2 2



For details, please see the article Monitoring Backup Solutions via Email.

Created on Jan 21, 2014 5:55:10 PM by  Gerald Schoch [Paessler Support]



You can have a look at Acronis PRTG plugin : https://dl.acronis.com/u/pdf/AcronisPRTGPlugin_userguide_en-US.pdf

Created on Nov 17, 2021 6:47:06 PM

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