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How to set Sensor state based on # of channels that exceed thresholds



I'm trying to work out whether it's possible to alter the behavior of the sensor alarms.

Ideally I want to be able to set a sensor into Warning or Down state based on the number of channels that have exceeded the thresholds set.


sensor with 10 channels: 1-5 channels exceed threshold -> Warning >5 channels exceed threshold -> Down

Is this possible?

alerts channel sensor

Created on Aug 16, 2019 3:52:30 PM

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Hey Joe,

This is actually not possible in PRTG, I'm afraid. Once a single channel exceeds its defined threshold, the sensor will immediately turn into warning/error mode and trigger the defined notifications accordingly.

Best regards, Sven Roggenhofer [Paessler Technical Support]

Created on Aug 19, 2019 6:04:36 AM by  Sven Roggenhofer [Paessler Technical Support]

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