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I am presently monitoring a small estate of 7 servers with PRTG. Each weekend one of the servers regularly alerts over a 2 - 3 hr period with high CPU load. Is there a custom sensor or configuration item somewhere that would enable me to have a snapshot of the running processes at the time of the alerts as to date we have not been able to narrow down what processes are causing the alerts.

cpu-load processes prtg

Created on Jan 25, 2021 12:52:25 PM

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Hello there,

Thanks for the KB post.

We do not have a native sensor for this, you might need to write a script and use it with Script Sensor. Please have a look at the KB thread below:

How can I see which process takes most of my CPU cycles


With kind regards,
Chan Siau Hen
Technical Support Team, Paessler AG

Created on Jan 27, 2021 2:33:40 AM by  Chan Siau Hen [Paessler Technical Support]

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