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Is it possible to check using nagios, if a group X is denied access a particular file/folder in Windows

This is basically a GPO key that has been applied and need to check if the key is in place/working which involves restricting a group of users from accessing a particular file or folder using a ...
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Testing IPsec with Nagios / Icinga?

Several of my Windows servers are running IPsec. There are a small handful that have problems when rebooting with the IPsec services not coming up. As a result I'd like to set up a monitoring check ...
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2answers
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Getting the currently logged-in user to a Windows XP Pro system

We have a XP machine which runs scheduled tasks early in the morning and unfortunately has to be logged into the desktop of a certain user for that to work. Unfortunately, that user sometimes gets ...
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Nagios monitoring nvidia on Windows OS

Can somebody give me advice, about monitoring on Nagios. How i can monitor GPU temperature on NVidia graphic card, under Windows 2008 R2 OS?
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Odds of a given Windows EventID to be unique for a Source?

I am using the basic NRPE plugins for Nagios to passively monitor Windows Eventlog. The plugin allows for an EventID exception list as a command argument. So, for instance, I can block any event that ...
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How can I tell if Windows is running in Safe Mode?

I have a Windows server that will sometimes reboot into safe mode after updates. I'm working on that issue but what I'd really like to know is how can I check to see if Windows is running in safe mode ...
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Nagios CheckProcState with command line

I want to monitor a java process on a windows machine with nagios. On the windows server with process explorer I can see that the java process is started with "java -jar myApp.jar" in the command ...
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Using the CheckEventLog module of NSClient++, how do I properly filter in two different eventTypes?

I'm having an odd amount of trouble deducing the proper syntax to "filter=in" two eventTypes, warning and error. The line I am using is as follows: CheckEventLog -a truncate=1023 MaxWarn=1 MaxCrit=1 ...
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Server Monitoring / Network Health: What are the big players? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: What tool do you use to monitor your servers? What are the "best" monitoring solutions for mixed infrastructures ? i have been looking at the options and Nagios really ...
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Use Nagios(or alternative free product) to monitor uptime of 50+ remote machines with dynamic IP addresses

I'm trying to monitor the uptime of 53 remote windows machines, all at separate locations. These are all behind cheapy consumer level routers of various makes, and they all have dynamic IP addresses. ...
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1answer
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Nagios check with $ in parameter

I need to add Nagios checks for Windows SQL services that have a dollar sign in the name (e.g. MSSQL$TOLLCONNECT) but am so far unable to work out how to pass that name along without it being Nagios ...
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2answers
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Nagios Terminal Services check?

Most of our servers are licensed for 2 concurrent remote desktop sessions. This is fine, so long as everyone does their administrative task and logs off, but some people accidentally close sessions ...
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3answers
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NRPE-like checks from windows-based machines

I am sorry for not being able to come up with a more descriptive question title. For getting remote metrics I use nrpe on linux-based machines and nsclient++ on windows-based machines. If I need to ...
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An alternative to NSClient++ for windows-based systems monitoring

First of all, I am fully aware of the existence of this question. With that out of the way, - I am looking for something to monitor windows-based systems for metrics, that are impractical to collect ...
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3answers
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Nagios: Disable notifications from command line on Windows/Linux

Our routine maintenance requires services have to be brought down. The problem is these services have Nagios checks and we either have to go to the web interface and disable the check or get the ...
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Monitor Network Card utilisation using Nagios

As per this question I want to monitor the network utilisation of my Windows Servers using Nagios (not Cacti). Does anyone have any guidance on querying the WMI counters using NSClient or via SNMP ...
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Need alternatives to NSClient++ for Nagios3 Monitoring of a Windows Server

I'm currently running NSClient++ on Windows SBS 2003 and am having horrendous problems with time-outs from Nagios3 generating a load of warnings, etc. I'm pretty sure that the errors are caused by ...