Use this dialog to connect to another computer
that you have administrator rights to in order to browse that
computer's WMI or SNMP performance counters.
- . Enter the computer name or IP address of
the computer that you want to connect to.
following options are for WMI only. These options are not available
when selecting an SNMP computer.
- . Enter the domain and user login
for the account on this computer. If a domain account is used, then
the expected user name is domain\user. If
the device is on a workgroup, there are two possible user names:
workgroup name\user or machine name\user.
- . Enter the password for the login
used above. To monitor NT services on a XP machine with an account
that has empty password, the XP's Local Security Settings might
have to be modified. From , click . Then
right click on the setting: .
following options are for SNMP only. These options are not
available when selecting a WMI computer.
- . Enter one or more community strings, separated by
commas, that the device will respond to.
- . The amount of time (in seconds) you
want the system to wait before failing the connection to the
- . The number of times you want the
computer to attempt to make the connection to the selected