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Auto add/remove active devices



I have setup a auto discover to monitor connected devices to the router. (This is a different group to ones that have a static)

What I would like if when a device's ping is not active, it will automatically remove that device from the tree. Is this possible?

Cheers in advanced.

ping ping-sensor prtg

Created on Apr 11, 2020 2:37:23 PM

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Hello there,

This is possible by using the API. You can create a notification template that will execute a API call which will delete the device, you then only need to set up a notification trigger for your Ping sensor.
Please note, that you would need to use the placeholder '%deviceid' (instead of the 'objectid') in the API call in order to have the parent device deleted.

Kind regards,
Sasa Ignjatovic, Tech Support Team

Created on Apr 13, 2020 9:09:15 AM by  Sasa Ignjatovic [Paessler Support]

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