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What happening when i make a clone one of my Device? It same as create new device or clone connect to original somehow? Why clones are paused with comment "Pause by Parent"? They has Dependencies to it Original? Or they are independent?

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Created on Nov 6, 2018 9:21:20 AM by  Vasiliy (45) 1

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Hello Vasily,

A cloned device is basically a new device that contains the same sensors as the original device it was cloned from, that's why you get a dialogue that allows you entering a new name and ip/hostname for the clone. The sensors on the cloned device are paused and need to be resumed, it is intended to be that way.

Please find also here more details about cloning objects in PRTG.

Kind regards,


Created on Nov 6, 2018 1:27:38 PM by  Erhard Mikulik [Paessler Support]

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