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How to monitor number of running processes on a Windows 2K8 64Bit R2 system ?




I need to create one sensor to monitor the number of processes running on windows 2k8 64bit r2.

Only the number of all processes running on the server.

How i can create this ?

Best Regards, Rodrigo Araujo ITMNETWORKS Brazil

prtg snmp wmi

Created on Jul 31, 2012 6:00:49 PM

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This can be done with a SNMP sensor.

Add a new "SNMP (Custom)" sensor to your device and for the OID value enter:

This will return the number of running processes.


Created on Aug 4, 2012 7:43:59 PM

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