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Can a device template include another device template



I have written a device template for a software we use, this software ALWAYS runs on Linux-Systems. So i want my device template "custom_software.odt" to include or reference our custom Linux-devicetemplate

custom device-template template templates

Created on Feb 17, 2021 9:10:20 AM

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Hi there,

It's not possible to merge two templates into one via the GUI. you can

  • Select both templates while you perform a discovery
  • Take a look in the .prd files and copy over the additional sensors. This is part of the create XML-Node in the template.

Kind regards,
Felix Saure, Tech Support Team

Created on Feb 18, 2021 10:26:00 AM by  Felix Saure [Paessler Support]

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