Temperature Probe (Dell iDRAC) service

The Temperature Probe (Dell iDRAC) service monitors the status of a temperature sensor on a Dell PowerEdge server using the embedded integrated Dell Remote Access Controller (iDRAC).

Service TypeSNMP
Instances on a Device100
Supported Systems/ApplicationsDell PowerEdge servers with integrated Dell Remote Access Controller (iDRAC).
Device Class for CPU (SNMP)Servers - Management Interface
Monitored ByWindows agent
Scan Interval5 minutes
SNMP ValueEnter or select the name of the temperature sensor to monitor.


Status DetailObject DescriptorsNumerical OIDDescription
Location Name$LocationName1. location name of the temperature probe.

The state settings of the temperature probe mapped as:

1 - unknown
2 - enabled
4 - notReady
6 - enabledAndNotReady


The current status of the temperature sensor mapped as:

1 - other
2 - unknown
3 - ok
4 - nonCriticalUpper
5 - criticalUpper
6 - nonRecoverableUpper
7 - nonCriticalLower
8 - criticalLower
9 - nonRecoverableLower
10 - failed