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Rest API changing Identification Token for HTTP Push Data




I am a bit new to using the PRTG rest API for closing sensors but I have managed to do a bit.

From what I can see from your docs you can use something like the following to change the values of sensor data.


I was wondering if anyone could provide me with an example to change the Identification Token {__guid__} for the HTTP Push Data sensor.

This would really be useful to know to help me proceed with what I have been tasked with.

Kind Regards, Jason

api prtg rest

Created on Sep 21, 2021 7:41:36 PM

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Hello Jason,

Thank you for your message.

To change the token of the HTTP Push sensor, you can indeed use the following request for it:


If I can be of further help, let me know.

Kind regards.

Created on Sep 22, 2021 5:53:02 AM by  Florian Lesage [Paessler Support]



Thank you so much this worked like a charm

Created on Sep 22, 2021 7:19:49 AM



Thank you for the update. Glad to hear that it work as expected!

Have a nice day.

Created on Sep 22, 2021 7:39:56 AM by  Florian Lesage [Paessler Support]

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