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Showing alarms of known down devices

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We have a couple of devices that we know are not always on. We have setup notifications to alert us if the device has been down for a full 2 days. However an alarm appears straight away on the alarm screen. Is there any way of making the alarm only appear after the 2 day down time like the notification?

alarm notifications timeout

Created on Jul 19, 2013 4:02:44 AM by  PoAL IT Infrastructure (0) 1



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Hi,
I'm afraid this is not possible, sorry. PRTG's notifications can be modified to trigger only after a certain time but it is integral part of the architecture that PRTG shows a sensors as down when there is an error or the target device is not available.
Best regards

Created on Jul 19, 2013 5:36:22 AM by  Konstantin Wolff [Paessler Support]



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