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
Nagios XI - Integrating NagVis With Nagios XI
Viewed 1132 times since Thu, Jan 28, 2016
How To Download Files From The Nagios Exchange Using WGET
Viewed 2433 times since Tue, Aug 2, 2016
Nagios XI - Installing Dashlets
Viewed 877 times since Wed, Jan 27, 2016
Nagios XI - SNMP Trap Tutorial
Viewed 7831 times since Mon, Mar 9, 2015
Nagios XI - Nagios Network Analyzer Reports In XI
Viewed 645 times since Tue, Jul 18, 2017
Nagios XI - Ports And Protocols
Viewed 1239 times since Thu, Aug 17, 2017
Nagios XI - Nagios Rapid Deployment Options - NWC14
Viewed 915 times since Tue, Feb 9, 2016
Nagios XI - How To Achieve High Availability
Viewed 2855 times since Wed, Jan 27, 2016
Nagios Core - Understanding retention.dat and modified_attributes
Viewed 2369 times since Fri, Jul 15, 2016
Nagios XI - BPI XML Cache
Viewed 897 times since Thu, Mar 9, 2017