About link lines
From the WhatsUp Gold console, in the Map View,
you can use Link lines to get a graphical view of the network link
(the Interface service) between two devices. Link lines can also
show the status of any service which has an Active Monitor on the
The following example shows a map with link
- Router 1 shows a to device RRA and this
link is currently up. Also shown are eight unconnected
links, all of which represent interfaces on the router. One of
the unconnected links is disabled.
- JMA is a workstation that shows two
unconnected links that are currently up. These are Ping and FTP
monitors, found under .
- RRA is an FTP Server that is currently down
and shows five unconnected links, two of which are down.
By default, links are rendered in one of four
indicates an Active Monitor that is up (for example, but not
limited to, Interface). This includes services that have not yet
indicates a down Active Monitor.
indicates a service listed in the device's Active Monitors list,
but not currently monitored.
indicates that the device is currently in maintenance mode.
These colors are subject to change if a user changes the colors of
the default device states.
For more information, see Using link lines.