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Enable or Disable a Sensor

Required User Role: Scan Manager or Administrator

To enable or disable a sensor in the new interface:

  1. In the upper-left corner, click the Tenable logo.

    The left navigation plane appears.

  2. In the left navigation plane, click Settings.

    The Settings page appears.

  3. Click the Sensors widget.

    The Sensors page appears. By default, Agents is selected in the left navigation menu and the Linked Agents tab is active.

  4. In the left navigation bar, click the appropriate sensor type.

    The scanner table appears.

  5. In the table of linked scanners, roll over the scanner you want enable or disable.

    The scanner action buttons appear.

  6. Do one of the following:

    • To enable a sensor, click the button.
    • To disable a sensor, click the button.

    Tenable.io enables or disables the sensor.

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