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PRTG Packet Loss By Network HOP



Hi, is it possible to have sensor that could tell me the amount of packet lost per network hop?

Thank you!

by-hop packet packet-loss

Created on Jun 6, 2014 4:21:44 PM

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I'm afraid such a sensor is not available in PRTG as a native sensor in the moment, it also may not be very likely to come. We would recommend to setup a script which runs as a Custom Script Sensor.

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Created on Jun 9, 2014 9:16:45 AM by  Torsten Lindner [Paessler Support]



Hi, thank you for the reply.

This is a very basic sensor for all network monitoring. why can't PRTG Developers can't create it?

Adding a custom script for this purpose won't allow to properly take advantage of the historic data with graph values as in the ping sensors.

How may I achieve what I need using a Custom Sensor with a script?

Thank you

Created on Jun 9, 2014 12:23:36 PM

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