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No log file for Microsoft SQL v2



Hello, I have problems with my Microsoft SQL v2 sensor so I tried to enable logging (Option Write sensor result to disk (Filename: "Result of Sensor [ID].txt") in Sensor result section. Then I checked folder Logs (Sensors), but there is no file for this sensor. Another sensor (HTTP Advanced on another device) saves latest result right and I can find it in corresponding file.

My PRTG version is

Any idea why file is not created? Thanks for any reply.

logs mssql prtg

Created on Jan 7, 2019 2:04:58 PM

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Is it possible that your data directory was changed? Please check the PRTG Administration Tool's Core Server tab to see the current data path. Is the log file created within that path?

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Stephan Linke, Tech Support Team

Created on Jan 7, 2019 8:50:31 PM by  Stephan Linke [Paessler Support]



Thanks for your answer. I checked the path in Administration Tool and there is no log file for this sensor.

Created on Jan 8, 2019 8:31:02 AM

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