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Trigger warning/error only after x times




Is it posible to set an channel warning/error only after a multiple repeat of the passed threshold?

Kind regards, Bastiaan

channel prtg repeat

Created on Nov 12, 2018 10:35:39 AM

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Let's say you scan for the error every 5 minutes - you just set the treshhold for the notification to e.g. 3x that much like 15 minutes (aka. 900 seconds)

State Trigger
When sensor state is STATUS (DOWN/UP)  for at least VALUE seconds, perform NOTIFICATION
When sensor leaves Down state after a notification was triggered, perform 

The Treshhold tricker has a similar setting...

Your state is likely determined by a scan-interval - therefor X amount of time of the interval would be the best way forward, unless you use the API and send data to PRTG - where I tend to say change your code and add a channel or use the business process sensor or sensor factory sensor where you might be able to calculate it out...


Florian Rossmark


Created on Nov 12, 2018 2:54:51 PM

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