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How can I restart a core server on cluster failover node?



It is possible to restart a core server on cluster master node in 'Administrative Tools'. But it is not possible for cluster failover node.

'Restart PRTG Core Server Service' button is valid for only master node.

How can I restart a core server on cluster failover node in GUI?

cluster core-server failover-node restart-service

Created on Mar 2, 2020 6:42:30 AM

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Hi Jonathan,

I'm afraid that this is not possible via the GUI, but via the API. Simply use this URL:


This will restart the service of your failover host machine.

Kind regards,
Felix Saure, Tech Support Team

Created on Mar 2, 2020 11:26:20 AM by  Felix Saure [Paessler Support]

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