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prtg desktop memory usage is high

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Hello.

I started getting warnings from the local probe about low memory.

The culprit was prtg desktop that took 50% of total memory (2gb). Just sitting there doing nothing useful.

Is there an option to not run desktop?

prtg 20.1.55.1775

Thanks, Duarte Darreira

local-probe memory prtg-desktop

Created on May 14, 2020 2:18:46 PM by  Duarte Carreira (1) 1



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Hi,

You can uninstall the PRTG Desktop App on your Core Server System.


Kind regards,
Marijan Horsky, Team Tech Support.

Created on May 15, 2020 8:03:38 AM by  Marijan Horsky [Paessler Support]



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Upvote.

PRTG Desktop on my small environment (80 sensors) took up 5Gb of RAM being in the tray. No errors, no warnings occurred for weeks. The latest update (21.9.0) didn't solve the leakage.

Created on Nov 8, 2021 8:20:53 AM by  Artem Rozhkov (0) 1



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Hey,

After uninstalling the Desktop App on your core server helps to solve the issue?

Created on Nov 10, 2021 2:35:59 PM by  Marijan Horsky [Paessler Support]



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Hey,

After uninstalling the Desktop App on your core server helps to solve the issue?

Created on Nov 10, 2021 2:36:00 PM by  Marijan Horsky [Paessler Support]



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