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Discovery of network devices




due to security reason, PRTG will not be able to ping to the devices. Can PRTG proceed to discovery them purely based on SNMP?


ping prtg snmp

Created on May 28, 2013 2:33:18 AM

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The method that is used to Auto-Discover devices on a network is described in detail here. I'm afraid that ping is essential to our software's Auto-Discovery feature.

Created on May 28, 2013 7:24:44 AM by  Greg Campion [Paessler Support]

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