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Change default scan interval when discovered by autodiscover?



Hi Paessler,

We have undertaken a large scale change to scan intervals to make load a bit lighter and metrics a bit more readable. However new ADSL devices are autodiscovering sensors at 30sec interval for ping and 1 min for traffic and health sensors. Is there a way to make it so that by default autodiscover sensors set to 5 mins?

Kindest Samuel

auto-discovery interval scanning-interval

Created on Nov 9, 2018 3:21:19 PM

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Hello Samuel,

In this case I would recommend a device template of your own and use this template then to run auto-discoveries where needed.

Kind regards,


Created on Nov 12, 2018 2:28:50 PM by  Erhard Mikulik [Paessler Support]

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