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Set probe parameters

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Set probe parameters

Use probe parameters to control the behavior of a particular probe every time it is triggered.

Before you begin

Required role: admin.

About this task

The following parameters are available for all probe types:
Parameter Description
source [Required] The initial host to connect to.
  • Type: string (URL)
  • Default value: None


  1. Create or select the probe you want to set parameters for.
  2. From the Probe Parameters related list, click New.
  3. Fill in the fields, as appropriate (see table).
    The Probe parameter form has the following fields.
    Table 1. Probe Parameter Form Fields
    Field Description
    Name Enter the parameter name. Each probe type has its own list of available parameters.
    Value Enter the parameter value or script as required by the parameter.
    Value script [Optional] Enter the script you want the parameter to run if you have not already specified a script in the Value field.
    Probe Displays the probe this parameter relates to.