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Can I set the graph background color of PNG graphs in PRTG?



We want to show live graphs from PRTG in our NOC screens but need them to have a different background color. How can I do this?

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Created on Oct 28, 2010 10:47:55 AM by  Dirk Paessler [Founder Paessler AG] (11,025) 3 6

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There are two possibilities to control the color:

1. In order to set the color of all graphs created by PRTG please edit the system settings. Detailed instructions are in the manual of PRTG 8:

https://www.paessler.com/manuals/prtg8/system_website_settings.htm (search for "Background Color for Graphs")

2. If you are using PNGs files in your own web pages using PNG-URLs you can control the background color using the bgcolor parameter.

Sample URL:[....]&bgcolor=%23ff0000

The bgcolor parameter must contain a CSS style color code, e.g. #000000 for black, #ffffff for white and must be URL encoded (# is converted to %23)

Note: Option 2 is implemented in PRTG 8.1.2 and later

Created on Oct 28, 2010 11:09:42 AM by  Dirk Paessler [Founder Paessler AG] (11,025) 3 6

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