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Move devices to other group, what happens to history?



I would like to move some devices to another group, but i wonder what will happen with the current history and log of the devices.

devices history moving

Created on May 28, 2014 1:33:27 PM

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The historic data will be kept. The reason behind is that the historic data folder contains one subfolder for each day. Each subfolder contains one file per device (and not per group.)

Created on May 29, 2014 12:48:51 PM by  Arne Seifert [Paessler Support]

Last change on May 29, 2014 12:55:34 PM by  Arne Seifert [Paessler Support]

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