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Im trying out PRTG - and want to send SMS if Network is down - can you add USB modem - i dont want to use sms provider - since it dont works if network is down.

modem network-down sms

Created on Oct 12, 2018 11:12:38 AM

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Hi Packert,

yes, this is possible. Please see the following link to find an article on how to receive alarms from your network in case of a failing internet connection:


I hope this helps! :)

Kind regards

Andreas Günther
Tech Support, Paessler AG

Created on Oct 15, 2018 10:07:25 AM by  Andreas Günther [Paessler Support]

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