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Hello support,

what is the difference between having geo maps and making them drill down or using maps images as background and making them drill down. are these two approaches possible? what are the pros and cons of both approaches.

thanks, skm

drill-down maps prtg

Created on Apr 20, 2013 11:48:13 PM

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thank you very much for your KB-Post. It's basically entirely up to you. Both is possible, dynamic geo maps may be a bit easier to scroll around into, or zoom into.

best regards.

Created on Apr 22, 2013 1:14:04 PM by  Torsten Lindner [Paessler Support]

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