Home » Categories » Multiple Categories

Nagios XI - Create "Actions URL" Link In Quick Actions Menu

Overview

This article will show you how to create a link in the Quick Actions menu of a host of service to use the Actions URL value that exists in a host or service object. This is achieved using the Actions component supplied with Nagios XI.

Here is a service object with a value defined in the Actions URL directive:

 

 

Here is the link we are going to create in the Quick Actions menu:

 

 

 

Create Quick Actions Link

Click the Admin menu and under System Extensions click Manage Components

Click the Settings icon for the Actions component

For the third item "Any"

Check the checkbox

Action Type: URL

URL/Command: %actionurl%

Target: _blank

Action Text: Action URL

Code box: /*/

Click the Apply Settings button

You'll see this has now been added as an addition item:

 

 

 

Now navigate to any service object and you'll find the new Action URL quick link.

 

Note: %notesurl% %actionurl% and %notes% are three common variables that can be used.

 

 

Further Reading

A detailed guide on the Actions component can be found here:

Documentation - Nagios XI - How To Use The Actions Component

 

 

Final Thoughts

For any support related questions please visit the Nagios Support Forums at:

http://support.nagios.com/forum/

4 (1)
Article Rating (1 Votes)
Rate this article
  • Icon PDFExport to PDF
  • Icon MS-WordExport to MS Word
Attachments Attachments
There are no attachments for this article.
Related Articles RSS Feed
Parent/Child Host Relationships
Viewed 2719 times since Mon, Jun 28, 2021
Nagios XI - Removing All Historical Data
Viewed 6365 times since Thu, Apr 12, 2018
Nagios XI Wizards Achitecture
Viewed 2906 times since Thu, Jan 29, 2015
Nagios XI - Hardware Requirements - Baseline Testing
Viewed 4396 times since Sun, Jul 17, 2016
Converting PostgreSQL to MySQL for Nagios XI
Viewed 25192 times since Tue, Dec 6, 2016
Nagios XI - Understanding User Macros
Viewed 4410 times since Thu, Jan 28, 2016
Nagios XI - Create Host And Service URLs With Filters
Viewed 7434 times since Sun, Feb 28, 2016
Nagios XI - Restarting A Linux Service With NRPE
Viewed 5107 times since Thu, Jan 28, 2016
Automatic Nagios Core Migration to Nagios XI
Viewed 2984 times since Fri, Nov 13, 2020
Nagios XI - Managing Plugins In Nagios XI
Viewed 10776 times since Thu, Jan 28, 2016