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Is there a tool available that can help me building queries for the XML/Rest sensor?

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Using the XML/Rest sensor it can be time consuming finding all the right settings for a specific situation. Is there a tool available that can assist me in finding the settings that I need?

help query-tool sensor xml-rest

Created on Mar 8, 2013 8:38:11 AM by  PRTGToolsFamily [http://prtgtoolsfamily.com] (12,245) 3 4

Last change on Mar 8, 2013 1:30:19 PM by  Daniel Zobel [Paessler Support]



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PTF.XMLRestQB

XMLRestQB helps you building queries for the HTTP XML/Rest Value sensor.

Using the XML/Rest sensor it can be time consuming finding all the right settings for your specific need.

This tool will help you to find your optimal settings in 4 easy steps.

Build your query in 4 steps

  1. Enter the source url and its settings
  2. Press the “Get XML” button
  3. Review the XML output
  4. Experiment with the “extract value” settings

Once you have found your optimal settings, enter them the same way on the settings page of the XML/Rest sensor.

PTF.XMLRestQB can be downloaded here.

Created on Mar 8, 2013 11:03:45 AM by  PRTGToolsFamily [http://prtgtoolsfamily.com] (12,245) 3 4

Last change on Dec 5, 2014 3:08:38 PM by  Torsten Lindner [Paessler Support]



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