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I have multiple branch sites and all sites are connected back to Hub site and all computers and printers are obtaining IP address from DHCP server, now i wonder how to monitor all pcs and printers while they dont have a static ip address. Is there any way to monitor them?

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Created on Mar 17, 2021 3:18:45 PM

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with IPs not being static, you could use DNS names as device address. The probe then uses the operating system to resolve the name.

Created on Mar 22, 2021 3:55:26 PM by  Arne Seifert [Paessler Support]

Last change on Mar 22, 2021 3:55:53 PM by  Arne Seifert [Paessler Support]

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