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I configured snmp version 3 on my layer 3 switch. On Paessler, I use "Automatic sensor creation using specific device template(s)" to setup my sensors. I noticed that it pulled all the interfaces from my device (SNMP agent) and list either the interface description or the interface. Is there a way to filter the interfaces so that it only create the sensor of a particular interface? Thx

prtg sensor snmp

Created on Nov 2, 2012 1:25:21 PM

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If you would want to do this using the auto-discovery process, you would need to edit your own custom device template. Otherwise you could add a Custom SNMP sensor and provide the necessary OID.

Created on Nov 2, 2012 1:43:16 PM by  Patrick Hutter [Paessler Support] (7,225) 3 3



I got a list of interfaces (fa01. fa02, etc...) from the SNMP agent on my router. How do I modify my sensor in Paessler to just display fa01? Thx

Created on Nov 3, 2012 2:20:44 PM



You can select individual entries from the list provided - only the selected entries will be added as sensors. If you wish to only add a specific counter, please use SNMP Custom sensors, providing the necessary OID.

Created on Nov 5, 2012 3:02:06 PM by  Patrick Hutter [Paessler Support] (7,225) 3 3

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