Active Script Action

This action allows you to write either VBScript or JScript code to perform a customized action. If the script returns an error code, the action failed. This script has a context object you can use to get specific information about the context of the action. We have provided several code samples for you to create useful script actions for your devices. All script features in WhatsUp Gold utilize the SNMP API.

Configure the following:

Note: Using percent variables in Script Text can be parsed by the Script Text interpreter literally and break your script.

Tip: To check the status of an action or to cancel an action, in the WhatsUp Gold console go to Tools > Running Actions.

See Also

Built-in Action Types

Beeper Action

E-mail Action

Log to Text File Action

Pager Action

PowerShell Action

Program Action

Service Restart Action

SMS Action

SMS Direct action

SNMP Set Action

Adding and editing a Sound Action

SSH Action

Syslog action

Text to Speech Action

VMware Action

Web Alarm Action

Configuration Management Action

Windows Event Log Action