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snmptraffic in template



Hi! I create my own template for switch, and add to this snmptraffic: <create id="snmptraffic" kind="snmptraffic" meta="portscan" requires="snmp"/>

but, when template is apply to device, added only active interfaces. I want all interfaces to be added.

switch template traffic-sensor

Created on Apr 15, 2020 6:12:01 PM

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Hey Vozdr,

the Auto-Discovery will add a SNMP Traffic Sensor for each interface (that hasn't already a sensor), which has traffic counters above 0. Regardless if the interface is connected or not. I'm afraid that cannot be changed or configured (not in device templates as well).

So, in order to add active interfaces only, please add the sensor manually. Here you can choose if PRTG should deploy sensors for active non-active or both status.

Best regards,
Sven Roggenhofer [Paessler Technical Support]

Created on Apr 16, 2020 4:15:08 AM by  Sven Roggenhofer [Paessler Technical Support]

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