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Build native sensor




I'd like to build a sensor that behaves like a native sensor. as an example, the win services sensor allows you to select from a dropdown list of services on the device the sensor is added to.

I dont want to use the custom sensors for this because i want other users to be able to intuitively add and select options as you would a native sensor.

How can i go about this please?


native prtg sensor

Created on Jan 28, 2021 11:27:47 PM

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Hello there,

Thanks for the KB post.

I am afraid such a feature is not available in PRTG yet. As a workaround, if you want to add the custom sensors quicker, you may clone the sensor by drag-and-drop under the management tab.


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

Created on Feb 2, 2021 4:03:57 PM by  Chan Siau Hen [Paessler Technical Support]

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