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cisco router name for new device



How i can use the device template to get the cisco router name as devicename in prtg?

devicetemplate dnsname prtg

Created on Jan 9, 2014 10:34:59 AM

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The only way to have PRTG use a name instead of an IP for a device is to have that name present in DNS and your reverse DNS (PTR) records. If both of those names match then PRTG will assign that name to the device.

Created on Jan 13, 2014 12:36:08 PM by  Greg Campion [Paessler Support]

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