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Trigger a remote script at certain time intervals



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Is there a way to trigger a remote script at certain time intervals (say every 10 minutes) without setting up a Threshold?


custom-exe exe-script-sensor remote script

Created on Apr 1, 2015 3:46:49 PM by  Divyesh Desai (0) 1

Last change on Jun 10, 2015 12:51:07 PM by  Martina Wittmann [Paessler Support]

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If you can have the script act like a 'dummy' Custom Sensor, that for instance always returns "0:OK", you can install a Remote Probe on the target machine and have the dummy sensor run at that probe every 10 minutes.

Created on Apr 2, 2015 10:40:20 AM by  PRTG Tools Family [prtgtoolsfamily.com] (13,413) 3 4

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