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Print Management - notify when printer is offline

  • 13 March 2023
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Hello,

We have a print server and I noticed an offline printer.   It’s not in error, just offline so the Stuck Print Jobs will not alert.   Any ideas on how to alert with just an offline printer?

Thanks


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If this is a Windows device the Win32_Printer WMI class I think will tell you this.  You would just need to create a new Datasource using WMI as the Collector method.

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Yep, looks like PrinterStatus is your property.

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