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Unscheduled device polling and rediscovery

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Created by Steven Bansil_ret, last modified by Steven Bansil_ret on Jan 26, 2017

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SolarWinds UDT polls devices for statistics and status regularly, according to the polling settings available for configuration on the Polling Settings view in the Orion Web Console. For more information, see Orion Platform polling settings However, it may be necessary to conduct an unscheduled poll or rediscovery of a monitored device. The Node Management utility gives you this ability, as shown in the following procedure.

  1. Log in to the Orion Web Console as an administrator.
  2. Go to Settings and then click Manage Nodes.
  3. Locate and check the node or interface you want to poll or locate and check the node to rediscover, using either of the following methods:

    • Use the search tool above the node list to search your Orion Platform database.
    • Select an appropriate Group by criteria, and then click the appropriate group including either the node or interface you want to poll or the node you want to rediscover.
  4. If you want to poll the selected node or interface, click More Actions > Poll Now.
  5. If you want to rediscover the selected node, click More Actions > Rediscover.
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19:06, 25 Jan 2017