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Time limit of notifications



Is there a way how to set up a time limit for a notification state trigger bigger than 99,999s ? I need to set a notification When sensor is down for at least 10 and more days. Thank you

limit notifications trigger

Created on Dec 10, 2012 1:42:26 PM

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I'm afraid that isn't possible. The limit is hard-coded and there are no current plans to change the same. Sorry.

Created on Dec 10, 2012 2:14:35 PM by  Patrick Hutter [Paessler Support] (7,225) 3 3



Hi Jiri,

This is possible using the API


Will give you information on how long the sensor with id xxxx is down.

<?xml version="1.0" encoding="UTF-8"?>
    <downtimesince>4 d 5 h 59 m</downtimesince>

Using a Custom Sensor, you can return the number of days the given sensor is down and set a notification on that value.


Created on Dec 10, 2012 3:43:22 PM

Last change on Dec 10, 2012 6:18:11 PM by  Patrick Hutter [Paessler Support] (7,225) 3 3



Trust Gerard to have a quick fix at hand... ;)

Created on Dec 10, 2012 3:53:18 PM by  Patrick Hutter [Paessler Support] (7,225) 3 3

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