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Mass changing of Vmware virtual machine power state handling



I have connected PRTG to our vCenter environment and as expected is has picked up all the Virtual machines.

I would now like to change the VMware Virtual Machine Settings default handling of power options for all machines. Either by changing the default behavior or finding a method to mass change the option.

Currently the setting is set to...... Ignore "powered off" state (default)

I would like the default or at least all my machines to be set to... Alarm when VM is "powered off"

How can i achieve this?


alarm settings vmware

Created on Apr 23, 2019 1:01:27 PM

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While you can't modify the default settings of the sensors for new ones, you can use Multi-Edit to modify multiple existing Sensors at once and change the corresponding setting for all of them.

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Kind regards,
Stephan Linke, Tech Support Team

Created on Apr 24, 2019 11:24:35 AM by  Stephan Linke [Paessler Support]

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