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Notes/description for devices




I have to follow some naming convention for devices/sensors, but I would really need to describe the devices in some notes/description or comments. Is it possible somewhere?

Thank you.

description devices notes prtg

Created on Nov 24, 2016 2:29:49 PM

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Dear MrInfro,

Thank your very much for your inquiry.

You can add free text comments in the comments tab of either a group, device or sensor. This tab is located on the right side of the Notifications tab.

Sebastian Kniege [Paessler Support]

Created on Nov 24, 2016 3:14:03 PM by  Sebastian Kniege [Paessler Support]



Thank you, I really didnt notice the comments tab. Is there any other way to set description of the device? I know about the tags, but those dont cut it. Thank you

Created on Nov 24, 2016 3:18:27 PM



As you say, you can either use comments or tags. But I would recommend the comment section as it allows you to enter more details and also free text, if necessary.

Sebastian Kniege

Created on Nov 25, 2016 7:07:00 AM by  Sebastian Kniege [Paessler Support]

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