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Changing Channel Name via API



Hi, we have a lot of VMs with custom HTTP sensors. The sensors are configured for 10 channels, 3 of them were spare ones, providing no real data. Now, we started using two of the three spare ones so we would like to rename them accordingly in all of our sensors. I want to do it not from GUI but using REST API (like I said, we have many such sensors) - but I can't find anything in docs what would be helpful. Can you point me to the right direction - how to batch rename channels using PRTG API?

Thanks, Richard

api channel channelname

Created on Jul 2, 2015 7:17:15 AM

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Sorry, managing channels via API is not possible as of right now. I'll flag this thread as a feature request so it'll be considered for future development, if enough people want it.

Created on Jul 3, 2015 8:29:30 AM by  Stephan Linke [Paessler Support]



May I ask if this request was implemented in a meantime?

Thank you, Ivan

Created on May 22, 2019 7:37:14 AM



Due to the lack of popular demand, it's unfortunately still not possible to rename the channels via API.

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Kind regards,
Stephan Linke, Tech Support Team

Created on May 22, 2019 8:32:42 AM by  Stephan Linke [Paessler Support]

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