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How can I pause a sensor from a batch file or script



I'd like to pause a sensor from the client before a server is rebooted for maintenance without having to log into the console.

Is this possible?

batch pause prtg

Created on Feb 22, 2015 4:24:50 PM

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You can use the API of PRTG to pause sensors and devices:


Simply replace the ID and enter a duration for the pause and the object will be paused.

Best Regards

Created on Feb 23, 2015 10:25:48 AM by  Felix Saure [Paessler Support]

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