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EXE/Script Sensor Does not Send Email




I have a Custom Exe/Script sensor that does not send an email notification when in down status. When in a "down" state, the sensor will change to a red/error state in the console, but no email notification to the admin. When the sensor is back to a "up/OK" state a notification email is sent to the admin notifying of the state to "up".

In the code below, "0:OK" works great and sends a notification email and changes status in the console, but the ELSE clause with "2:ERROR" does not send an email only changes status in the console. I am guessing there is something wrong with my exit code in the ELSE clause???

If State = "2" Then
	WScript.echo "0:OK"
	WScript.Quit ("0")
	WScript.echo "2:ERROR"
	WScript.Quit ("2")
End If

Thanks, Tim

custom-script-exe exe-script-sensor exitcode

Created on Aug 29, 2017 3:32:25 PM

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Dear CosmosCreations,

so the 'down' trigger does not work, but the trigger for 'condition clears'?

Please contact us at [email protected] and include screenshots of

  • the sensor overview tab
  • the sensor logs tab
  • the notifications tab

Created on Aug 29, 2017 6:19:17 PM by  Arne Seifert [Paessler Support]

Last change on Aug 29, 2017 6:34:16 PM by  Arne Seifert [Paessler Support]

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