PRTG Manual: PRTG Status—Activation Status

To view the status of your PRTG installation, select Setup | PRTG Status from main menu. Click on the tabs to change the different settings.

PRTG Status Tabs

PRTG Status Tabs

You can view the following aspects of the PRTG status:

Activation Status

Click on the Activation Status tab to view information about the activation status of your PRTG Network Monitor license. For more details about activation, please see Activate the Product section.

License Activation Status

Licensed Edition

Shows the edition of the license you are currently using for this installation of PRTG. This determines how many sensors you can use in your monitoring. If you are running a PRTG cluster, this will show information for the system of the cluster node you are currently logged in to.

Current activation status of your software license

Shows the activation status of your PRTG license. Usually, activation is done automatically on first start-up. The activation status is typically Activation OK. Only if PRTG cannot connect directly to the internet, a manual activation is necessary. For details, please see Activate the Product.

Last message about activation

Shows the last message regarding the activation of your license.

Current activation stamp

Shows an internal activation stamp code.




There are some settings that have to be made in the System Administration Tools, available as native Windows applications. For more details, please see sections: