How to Add Windows Host to Nagios Monitoring Server

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77 Responses

  1. siva says:

    we are waiting so longer about next article how to add Printer and Switches to Nagios Monitoring Server ?

    • Ravi Saive says:


      Have some more patience, your request for the article has been accepted and under process, give us some time to arrange a article on the same..

  2. Ajith says:

    Thanks :) Well detailed i did not have any trouble configuring it

  3. manish says:

    hi .
    can you please tell me how to add windows local host through nagios web interface.
    and how to access nagios server through ssh ??
    please help me out m stuck in between.

    Manish Chandra

  4. Bheemprasad says:

    Hi Ravi,

    I am unable to monitor the File Server Resource Manager service which is running on Windows 2012 server operating system via Nagios. The service name is srmsvc

  5. Gangadhar says:

    Update the client details rest is worked for me. Thanks for the port.

  6. giang says:

    check_nt show incorrect total of ram. how can i repair it? thank

  7. ??? says:

    NSClient++ 0.3.1??? really? that’s from 2008. can this tutorial be updated please?

  8. vijay says:

    I have done all the above steps and restart the nagios service but the services are showing as UNKNOWN.Is that Firewall blocking this service?
    or anything else……??????

    • Ravi Saive says:

      Check the hosts.cfg and services.cfg file are properly configured for remote hosts under Nagios and also make sure to check that port 5666 is allowed…

  9. Keshav says:

    Hi, I need to add Solaris 11 and Solaris 10 hosts on nagios monitoring which I host on Linux. Can somebody help me? Thanks

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