Tweak Ping Trigger for At Least Two Trigger Events Before my Warning Process is called
I have around 40 Ping Trigger and Service Monitor Triggers in WinAutomation. I get a lot of false positives, especially on the server pings (probably because of a busy server or a dropped network packets. I'm not sure.) If failure to respond, I would like to have additional options on the WinAutomation trigger to retry, x number of times (say 1-5), x Milliseconds apart and then, if still no server response, fire my named (notification) process.
Today, if I only get one failure, I get pinged and it is almost always a false positive even with my existing 1000 millisecond timeout. If I wait my scheduled 5 minutes between ping attempts and still no response, I'll get the second WinAutomation process notification then I'll know I have a real server problem.
Thank you for your feedback.
Please note that what you want to achieve is possible with the currently available features of our Software. For example:
-You have the ping trigger to trigger your Process
-You add the 'ping' action at the start of the Process within a Loop for 5 times and check if there is an answer. Then continue your Process or Stop it based on the results.
I hope the above prove to be helpful.