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How to export device list .csv for checking if comments are present



We already export a list of devices via API in .csv format, We using notification triggers to invoke text to speech call that reads the comments field to notify the details.

Is there a way to export this list also with comments in the device?

Thanks in advance

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Created on May 10, 2023 8:00:20 AM

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Hello there,

Please refer to the below link and let me know if it meets your requirement: https://kb.paessler.com/en/topic/10113-how-do-i-obtain-a-list-of-device-sensor-comments

Created on May 18, 2023 12:32:37 PM by  Himanshu Bhatt [Paessler Support]




I have tried with these methods, and could obtain the .xml file



inside the .xml file a list of object id and someone without comment and other with "Ethernet" comment, but it doesn't make much sense.

<objid>2114</objid> </item> <item> <objid>2115</objid> <comments>Ethernet</comments> </item> <item> <objid>2116</objid> <comments>Ethernet</comments>

in the sensor comment we have the Customer name and device info and we need to know if are present

Created on Jun 7, 2023 5:08:32 PM




That's strange. I already tested the above APIs and I am able to extract the comments which defined on the sensors. Please note that I only tested this with the "Windows Network Card Sensor"

Created on Jul 18, 2023 7:14:58 AM by  Himanshu Bhatt [Paessler Support]

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