Interface Errors and Discards

Interface Errors and Discards report reveals interface error and discard data. A packet can have more than one error.

Generate a report

Choose Device. Choose one or more host devices you want Interface Errors and Discards measurements for.

Choose time constraints. (DateRange,BusinessHours) Choose times for the Interface Errors and Discards. (For recently observed measurements, select Last Polled from the Date Range DateRange drop down list.)

Filter and reduce by row and by column. Sort and remove columns, group rows based on specific column values, and remove unwanted information from the table.

Chart, adjust output, and visualize. WUG17.0N-SP2-REPORTS-SETTINGS-IMG Fine tune report presentation and range of values displayed using the Report Settings WUG17.0N-SP2-REPORTS-SETTINGS-IMG dialog (optional).

Note: This report only returns Interface Errors and Discards metrics for devices that already have the appropriate WMI or SNMP credentials. For more information, see Using Credentials.

Note: To harvest data for this report, you must enable collection of Interface Utilization performance monitor data collection under Device Properties and ensure the Collect errors and discards data for all selected interfaces interface data collection configuration option is selected Selected.

Export report data

Report data can be exported from WhatsUp Gold, reused, and distributed in multiple formats. Select Expand (Full_Screen_Transparent) from the Dashboard Options (DasboardOptions) menu. After the report has been expanded, select the Export Data icon to access the following options:

See Also

Specific Device

State Change Timeline

Down Active Monitors

Down Interfaces

Interface Discards

Quarterly Availability Summary

Interface Errors

Tail of Action Activity Log

Tail of Passive Monitor Error Log

Tail of SNMP Trap Log

Tail of Syslog

Tail of Windows Event Log

Web Alarms