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Specifying sensors on a group



I'm very new to PRTG and still working through the manual and playing with it, so forgive me if this has been covered elsewhere already.

I have a couple of subnets of workstations that I want to monitor, but I only want to use a limited number of sensors with these devices. The group should Autodiscover the devices, but I don't need to have the workstations monitored in detail, so just a basic set (ping, CPU, Memory, % Disk usage) would be sufficient.

Could anyone point me in the right direction to get this set up please?

Thanks in advance.

prtg sensor user-workstation

Created on Nov 11, 2014 9:47:04 AM

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Configure your sensors on one example machine and use this machine to create a template (right-click on the device name -> "Create device template"). This device can be used for auto-discovery by configuring the other hosts of the group to be discovered using your template.

Created on Nov 11, 2014 11:10:15 AM

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