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How does "Historic Data Purging" work?



Does "Historic Data Purging" feature delete files from the previous date in the path C:\ProgramData\Paessler\PRTG Network Monitor\Monitoring Database?

Does data purging work on a daily basis? At what time does the work proceed?

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Created on Oct 21, 2020 2:08:31 AM

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Hello there,

PRTG purges the data on a daily bases, usually at night. Data will also get purged if the device gets deleted from the device tree, since this data is not needed anymore.

Kind regards,
Birk Guttmann, Tech Support Team

Created on Oct 27, 2020 12:42:10 PM by  Birk Guttmann [Paessler Support]

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