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How to setup text output to a sensor



Hi I want below to set as a sensor. please help me

curl https://xx.xx.xx.xx/health


if status is OK sensor should be green, other wise it should alert me.

smnp ssh string

Created on May 18, 2022 11:08:35 AM

Last change on May 19, 2022 5:31:26 AM by  Felix Wiesneth [Paessler Support]

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Hello Dear customer,

Thanks for reaching out PRTG support.

The returned data for standard SSH Script sensors must be in the following format:


Please check the following article that explains more information about how to customize sensors: https://www.paessler.com/manuals/prtg/custom_sensors#standard_sshscript

Created on May 19, 2022 11:44:19 AM by  Ricardo Sanchez [Paessler Technical Support]

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