• Polling engine licensing

    Hi all, I need help with a few things. 1.Say I get an extra polling engine, do I need to purchase licenses for the main Orion server AND for the extra polling engine? 2. Say the extra polling engine is in a differe...
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  • Multiple groups - Is there a simple way

    Hi all,   I have a slight challenge within my environment that might have a simple solution... I need to create various groups for nodes that are separated via building or location but cannot find a simple way o...
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  • Geek Speak Engagement Contest Prizes! Take your pick.

    Happy New Year, everyone! I hope you rang in 2015 in style. We are gearing up to re-launch what has been previously referred to as the "Ambassador Engagement Contest". If you weren't already aware, our thwack Ambassad...
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  • VLAN list per IDF

    I need a simple item that has a tree of an IDF list that opens to show say a "show vlan" list   I have staff that can go add a user to a switch and they may not have access to get into a switch so a list of what...
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  • app.pendo.io

    I noticed Solarwinds NPM 12.5 is making calls to this web site: pendo.io when it is loading pages. Does anyone know its purpose?
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  • NOt able to send Alerts usin ip monitor

    Hi, I am using SolarWinds Ip monitor , I am receiving error when I force test the Mail alert which I configured not able to figure out what is exact issue
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  • Cancel scheduled Maintenance mode

    We can schedule unamanage the nodes or mute the alerts, is there any option to cancel the scheduled maintenance.
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  • If you are not backing up all your workstations, why?

    Please take all polls in this series: Does your company back-up end-user Workstations? Who in IT is responsible for workstation backup?
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  • THWACK Store Items & FAQ [Updated May 1, 2019]

    Welcome to the pride and joy of the THWACK team - our community-based store! Here, you can spend your hard-earned THWACK points on some amazing items. We're very excited to be able to give back to all who've helped us...
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  • "Invalid Config Archive Directory" - Unable to validate archive path

    Hello,   I am investigating some config backup failures. So in my DEV environment, I have recreated the node and added it to NCM. When I try to download the configuration in NCM, I get the error "Connectivity is...
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  • Orion Integration with SNOW - NPM Requirements

    I have SW server with SAM,SRM installed and a local Orion account for SNOW integration.   I did not install NPM on the server.   I don't want to push alerts to SNOW from SW so there is no account in SNOW f...
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  • Why can I not use the store?

    I just went into the store area and this popup opened as soon as the store loaded:   OUT OF SHIPPING AREA We're sorry, we do not currently deliver to Canada. At this time, we can only deliver store items to the f...
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  • UnLicense Log Analyzer is not displaying the Syslog messaged in Logviewer

    Hi All,   Need to see if anyone has faced below issue.   We have a Log Analyzer which is unlicensed and we where receiving the syslog messages on Log viewer. However all of the sudden we are not able to se...
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  • What versions of Avaya Call Managers & Gateways can VNQM support?

    I'd like to configure my VNQM to work with Avaya gear.  Our Avaya gear runs from version 6 to version 8.  What versions does VNQM support?   Also, I'm looking for a document providing guidance to confi...
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  • Custom Query to list muted and unmanaged nodes with details

    I'm expounding on an original request I made here.   I want to list the status, node name, from - until and who muted/unmanaged (not in screen shot).  I've come dangerously close by using the query writ...
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  • Have you ever received a customer's or employee's sensitive data via e-mail?

    Complete question 2 of the THWACK Monthly Mission - October 2018.   Risk Intelligence
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  • SysAdmin Day Contest - YOU decide

    Last year was the first-ever annual SysAdmin Day Contest held on thwack.  We definitely have some plans brewing for this year and we want to know what YOU would be most interested in.  The contest mechanics ...
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  • [Poll] BYOD vs. CYOD: The lesser of two evils?

    As an IT Pro, which end user mobility enablement strategy is more acceptable to you?   For more information on these mobility strategies and to join a conversation on them, check out this blog post.
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  • What sites do you like to visit in your spare time?

    Other than thwack... we've listed a few below that some of us enjoy.  Please add your favorites in the comments as well!
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  • Do you know about our Ambassadors?

    Every week we feature 1 or 2 thwack Ambassadors to spark discussion on relevant topics in the IT industry.  Each of these bloggers are focused on a specific area such as Network Management, Server & Applicati...
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