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CPU Load sensor 99%

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Hi,

I've been recieving emails from PTRG with the following message:

'99 % (System CPU Load) is above the error limit of 90 % in System CPU Load. When CPU load on the probe system is very high, measurements may be incorrect'

How do I identify what is causing such a large strain on my DC's CPU?

Thanks,

Alex

cpu-load ptrg sensor system-health

Created on Oct 11, 2018 9:14:49 AM by  aosborne (0) 1

Last change on Oct 11, 2018 10:45:52 AM by  Luciano Lingnau [Paessler Support]



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Hello there,
we appreciate your contact.

Based on the error message, your Probe Health sensor is complaining about the CPU usage on a device used as PRTG Probe. Did you install a remote probe on a Domain Controller?

But in any case, please refer to the following KB-Post which approaches the topic "How to identify the culprit for high CPU Usage":

Best Regards,
Luciano Lingnau [Paessler Support]

Created on Oct 11, 2018 12:18:45 PM by  Luciano Lingnau [Paessler Support]

Last change on Oct 11, 2018 12:18:49 PM by  Luciano Lingnau [Paessler Support]



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