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Notification based on device priority

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We want to configure the notifications in our environment based on the device priority. We want to be able to set for example an E-Mail and push notification for priority 5 Servers and only an E-Mail notification for priority 3 Servers.

I know it is possible to create a library based on the sensor priority but then we have to set the priority of nearly 1000 sensors manually.

Do you know a solution how we could configure this?

devices notifications priority prtg

Created on Jan 7, 2019 8:41:28 AM by  kaiholzer (0) 1



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Hello Kai,

thank you for the KB-Post. The library approach is still a sensible one. Consider switching from priority to Tags though. Because you can set a tag on device or group level, and sensors will inherit it automatically.
And then the sensors will be added into according Libraries automatically too (or removed from, in case a server isn't high priority anymore).

Would that work for you?

best regards

Created on Jan 7, 2019 12:19:17 PM by  Torsten Lindner [Paessler Support]



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Hello Torsten,

thank you very much for that solution. That works fine!

Created on Jan 7, 2019 3:27:10 PM by  kaiholzer (0) 1



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Hello again,

If I make a library with all sensors with a specified tag there is a hint that it affects max. 1000 sensors. Is it possible to extend this maximumß

Created on Jan 17, 2019 10:19:00 AM by  kaiholzer (0) 1



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I'm very much afraid this limit cannot be changed.

Created on Jan 17, 2019 1:43:14 PM by  Torsten Lindner [Paessler Support]



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