A Printers Monitor allows you to set supply thresholds so that you are alerted when your printer device reaches the warning or error level you designated and to check the reachability of the printers.

Adding a Printer Monitor

Before proceeding, please ensure that you have created the component and your Anturis Private Agent for Windows/Linux is running.
  1. On the Component page, click Add/Remove Monitors > Add Custom Monitor.
  2. Select the Local Resources Monitors tab and Hardware sub tab view.
  3. Select Printers and click Next.
  4. Enter the IP address of your network printer under IP address.
  5. Enter the SNMP Community name.
  6. Select SNMP version.
  7. Select an agent (server) from the list.
  8. Click Next.
  9. Set Monitor period.
  10. Enter the Monitor Name and set the consecutive measurements.
  11. Select the supply level, to be alerted if your printer reaches a warning or error level.
  12. [Optional] Select the check box Get printer status warnings.
  13. [Optional] Select the check box Get printer status errors.
  14. Click Next.
  15. On the Monitor test result step, click Next when the test is passed.
  16. Click Finish.

To manage your monitor, click View/Edit parameters.