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Add a custom sensor



Hello together,

we are currently looking for a monitoring system for our environment and PRTG is our favorite. However, we have a requirement that I could not solve yet. We are currently backing up our servers with Windows Server Backup. This I would like to check over PRTG.

For this I just downloaded the custom sensor "EventlogReaderXML" and unpacked in the directory of the PRTS server "Custom Sensors \ EXEXML". But I can not add the sensor in the PRTG system itself.

How is it possible to add a user-defined sensor into the PRTG and assign it to a device?

Kind Regards Martin

backup prtg sensor

Created on Jan 25, 2017 6:55:29 AM

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Created on Jan 26, 2017 12:26:58 PM by  Stephan Linke [Paessler Support]

Last change on Jan 26, 2017 12:27:26 PM by  Stephan Linke [Paessler Support]

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