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Monitoring TxPower Of a DWDM device



Dear Support Team, I want to monitor a parameter from a DWDM device ,the parameter is "TransTxpower". the value which i want to graph has the unit of "dBm" , like 1.7dBm . to achieve such a value i attempt to create a Custom Snmp String sensor with snmp , but the graph represents numeric data. this is the configuration of the sensor :

OID Value : ......... maximum length of string : 20

colud you please tell me which configuration or which type of sensor should i create to demonstrate the dBm value in graphs?

i would really appreciate it.

dbm dwdm-monitoring transtxpower

Created on Feb 5, 2018 8:57:49 AM

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Thank you for the KB-Post. To allow us a better overview of what is going on, please share the following screenshots of the affected sensor (out of the PRTG AJAX Webinterface): - the "Overview" tab, - the "Log" tab, - the "Settings" tab (multiple screenshots if necessary to cover all options).

best regards.

Created on Feb 5, 2018 2:02:44 PM by  Torsten Lindner [Paessler Support]

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