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Exclude NCM from Network Discovery

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Updated September 20, 2018


Exclude NCM when you run a Network Discovery for NPM. This allows you to import a discovered node to NPM without getting an error about the limitation of NCM.


  • All NCM versions


Resolution 1:

You will need to remove auto detection of Credentials

  1. Go to Admin > Settings > NCM Settings > Manage Connection Profiles
    In NPM 12.X go to All Settings > NCM Settings > Connection Profiles
  2. Click Edit and set use for auto detect to No. (Untick the box Automatically test this profile against monitored nodes that allowed it.)


Resolution 2:

  1.  Go to All settings > NCM Settings
  2.  Click on Advanced settings
  3.  Make sure that the checkbox for "Skip adding nodes to NCM during discovery" is checked

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