Net-Probe


Table of Contents

1. Features
2. Requirements
3. Overview
4. Install and Uninstall
5. The Workspace
New Blank Workspace/Delete Workspace
Import/Export Workspace
Optimize Workspace Size
Workspace Defaults Manager
Workspace Wizard
SideBar/Bottom Bar
Workspace Basic Properties
Name, Size X/Y and Background Color
Background Picture and Picture Stretch
Reference Coordinates
Workspace Settings
Focus Color
Flash Color
Graph and Device Font Settings
Workspace Modes
Moving Elements and Graphs on a Workspace. (Toggle Select / Select All / Invert Selection /Snap To / Copy / Cut / Paste / Undo / Redo)
Zoom, Scale to ...
Tracks
6. Elements
Device
Device Properties
FQDN, IP and Mask
Note
SNMP Community
Picture
Colors (Fill and Border)
Draw Dash
Shape
Popup Menu
External Shortcuts
Internal Shortcuts (Ping, Trace Route, SNMP Browse)
Alarm and Action Options
Select and Delete
Network Connection / Line
Device Properties
IP and Mask
Line Width
Line Color
Network Cloud
Device Properties
IP and Mask
Color (Cloud and Fill)
Text
Text Properties
Alignment
Border
Text Fill Color
7. Targets
Aquirers (Type)
PerfMon Aquirer Settings
SNMP Aquirer Settings
Script Aquirer Settings
Remote-Script/Module Aquirer Settings
Target Type Wizard (Type)
Details Target Wizard (Details)
8. Graphs
New Graph Wizard
Selecting the Aquirer Type
Specifying Info required by the Aquirer
PerfMon
SNMP
Script and Script-Remote
Specifying Graph Related Info
Naming the Target, Refresh Rate and Timeout
Adding another target or Finishing off by naming the Graph
Graph Settings
Active Refresh Rate and History Size
Graph Mark (Line/Bar)
Graph Type (Counter/Gauge)
Value Type
Consolidation Method
Scales ('Max Value' and 'Graph Axis Scales')
YMax / YMin
Graph Colors and Headers (Graph Has Title, Graph Win Color, Graph Back Color, Graph Title, Graph Font Color)
Multiplier and Offset
9. Alarms
New Alarm Wizard
Selecting the Aquirer Type
Specifying Info required by the Aquirer
PerfMon
SNMP
Script And Script-Remote
Specifying Alarm related Info
Naming the Target, Refresh Rate and Timeout
Alarm Properties
Alarm Operator, Alarm Warn Value and Alarm Critical Value
and Value With
Alarm List
Failure Action Manager
Front-End Actions
Lines
Host Circles
Sounds
Text
Back-End Actions
10. Tracker
Add Tracker Wizard
11. Aquirer/Target List
12. Logs
Log Lists
Log Settings
13. Shortcuts
14. User Lockdown
15. Service Manager
16. Tools
Ping
Output
Non-Continuous
Continuous
TraceRoute
Network Scanner
SNMP Browser
DNS Query
17. Files And Printing
Files (New, Save, Save As, Load Recent)
Printing
18. Alerter
Alerter Settings
Alerter Client Install
19. Desktop Band
20. Web Interface
Requirements
Web Interface Installation
IIS 5.1 (Windows XP)
IIS 6 (Windows 2003 Server)
Security Considerations
How to use the Site
21. Remote Script Settings
Remote-Probe.pl
Remote-Probe-Service
Remote for Windows Mobile
22. Writing your own Scripts
Target Scripts
VB-Script
Perl-Script
Action Scripts
VB-Script
Perl Script
23. Pre-Written VB Target Scripts
DB
DiskFreeCheck
DiskFree
DNS
FTP
HTTP
HTTPS
IMAP
NNTP
Ping
POP3
Process
Proxy
Service
SMTP
24. Pre-Written Perl Target Scripts
CPU Load
DHCP
DiskFree
DiskFreeCheck
DNS
Finger
FTP
HTTP
HTTPS
IMAP
IPChains
IPTables
LDAP
MailQueue-Postfix
MailQueue-Sendmail
MySQL
NNTP
Ping
POP3
PostgreSQL
ProcessCount
Proxy
RADIUS
SMTP
Users
25. Pre-Written VB Action Scripts
MessageBox
Reboot
Send Email
Service Restart
26. Pre-Written Perl Action Scripts
Daemon Restart
Message Box
SMSNotification
27. ProbeTest Object
DNS
ProcessInfo
Disk
Mailer
Methods
GetLastError(Description)
AddRecipient (EMail,Name)
AddBCCRecipient (EMail,Name)
AddCCRecipient (EMail,Name)
ConnectServer (server,port)
Disconnect ()
GetConnectStatus ()
Send()
Properties
MessageBody
Subject
SenderName
SenderEmail
ReplyTo
XMailer
Ping
DoPing(Host,TTL,TimeOut,DataSize,TOS,DontFragment,RTT,ReplyAddress,EchoReplyStatus);
ServiceManager
RunStatus(Host, ServiceName, IsRunning, Description)
ServiceStop(Host,ServiceName)
ServiceStart(Host,ServiceName)
Sleep(Millisecs)
TCPSockets
Open(Host,Port,TimeOut)
Close()
Send(SendData, TimeOut)
Recv(RecvData,TimeOut)
GetLastError(Description)
28. WebProbeV2 Object
Connect
Close
GetError
SetTmpImagePath
CleanImageCache
DrawGraph
DrawWorkspace
GetWorkspaces
GetGraphs
GetDevices
GetAlarmTargets
GetTargetInfo
GetAlarmTargetInfo
AlarmStateHistory
GetElementInfo
Request
GetLogLines
GetLogFiles
29. License Activation
Glossary
30. FAQs

List of Figures

3.1. Net-Probe - Network
3.2. Net-Probe - World Map
3.3. Net-Probe - Tracker
5.1. Workspace Defaults Manager
5.2. Workspace Wizard - Start
5.3. Workspace Wizard - Blocks and Checks
5.4. Workspace Wizard - Hosts
5.5. Workspace Wizard - Routes
5.6. Workspace Wizard - Finish
5.7. Side Bar
5.8. Bottom Bar
6.1. Picture Wizard
7.1. PerfMon Target Settings
7.2. SNMP Target Settings
7.3. Select Script
7.4. Script Target Settings
8.1. Add Graph Wizard - Select Type
8.2. Add Graph Wizard - PrefMon
8.3. Add Graph Wizard - PrefMon Details
8.4. Add Graph Wizard - SNMP
8.5. Add Graph Wizard - SNMP Details
8.6. Add Graph Wizard - Script
8.7. Add Graph Wizard - Script Details
8.8. Add Graph Wizard - Graph Info
8.9. Add Graph Wizard - Target Info
8.10. Add Graph Wizard - Finish
9.1. Add Alarm Wizard - Select Type
9.2. Add Alarm Wizard - PerfMon
9.3. Add Alarm Wizard - PerfMon Details
9.4. Add Alarm Wizard - SNMP
9.5. Add Alarm Wizard - SNMP Details
9.6. Add Alarm Wizard - Script
9.7. Add Alarm Wizard - Script Details
9.8. Add Alarm Wizard - Alarm Details
9.9. Add Alarm Wizard - Finish
9.10. Timeline
9.11. Alarm List
9.12. Failure Action Manager
9.13. Adding an Action to an Alarm Target
9.14. Selecting which Action to add to the Target
9.15. Front-End Action Wizard - Select Type
9.16. Front-End Action Wizard - Lines
9.17. Front-End Action Wizards - Host Circles
9.18. Front-End Action Wizards - Sound
9.19. Front-End Action Wizards - Text
9.20. Failure Action Wizard - Select Action
9.21. Failure Action Wizard - Settings
10.1. Tracker Wizard 1
10.2. Tracker Wizard 1
12.1. Log Viewer
12.2. Log Settings
13.1. Host Shortcuts
13.2. Shortcut Editor
14.1. User Lockdown
16.1. SNMP Browser
18.1. Alerter
18.2. Alerter Settings
19.1. Band
19.2. Set As Band
21.1. Remote Script Settings
29.1. License

List of Tables

5.1. Workspace Modes
7.1. State Return Values
9.1. Alarm States
9.2. Alarm Operators
9.3. Failure Action Properties
16.1. Advanced Ping Properties
22.1. Language Customization for Remote-Probe.pl
22.2. Language Customization for Remote-Probe.pl
22.3. Script Tags

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