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Scan to see when an IP comes online



How would I go about scanning an IP scope to see if an ip comes online? I have a special IP scope for consultants and want to know when they are online, and for how long. Is that possible?

ping prtg snmp

Created on Jul 26, 2023 1:09:49 PM

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Hey Phillip,

This is only possible with a ping sensor on a device which has entered the desired IP address. The Ping sensor will monitor the device when it's online or not.

Created on Jul 28, 2023 12:34:34 PM by  Marijan Horsky [Paessler Support]

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