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FTP Server File Count Sensor monitor subdirectory?



How can i monitor with FTP Server File Count Sensor subdirectories?

It is also possible to monitors hidden files?

ftp ftp-files monitoring

Created on Apr 10, 2013 8:31:45 AM

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thank you very much for your KB-Post. In the moment, sub-folders cannot be recursed, but we've added this to the wishlist, and hope to have this implemented in the next 1-2 months. Please bear with us on that.
Hidden files are not counted, that's won't be possible, due to them being flagged as 'hidden' by the FTP-Protocol. Sorry.

best regards.

Created on Apr 11, 2013 12:36:15 PM by  Torsten Lindner [Paessler Support]



I will also be interested in such a functionality. Counting files in a FTP folder means often that you have to count ALL the files and not only the files in a folder.


Created on Sep 25, 2013 7:35:24 AM



We have implemented this feature in our current preview release.

You can already test the feature by installing a PRTG freeware version and updating it to the latest preview version.

This feature will be soon documented here.

For monitoring the subdirectories create a new FTP Server File Count Sensor and select the option "Check folder on parent device".

Created on Oct 16, 2014 11:56:52 AM by  Volodymyr Kotlyarskyy [Paessler Support] (0)

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