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Website Monitor Template

The Website Monitor Template enables you to validate the availability of a website, the response code and response content.

How to configure the Website Monitor Template:

  • From the Menu Bar, select File | New. The Create New Object View displays.
  • From the Create New Object View, expand Templates | Network and Application Monitors then select Website Monitor. The New Template Properties View displays.
  • The Template Properties view contains 3 tabs.

The Options Tab

  • Use the Server drop-down to select the website you would like to monitor.
    Alert Specify the domain (e.g. rather than the URL (e.g. to monitor.
    Information Once selected, the website or end point is automatically assigned to this template.
  • Use the Use Secure Socket Layer (SSL) to monitor https end points.
  • Use the Validate certificate chain to validate the SSL Certificate's intermediate and root certificate chain.
  • Use the Port text box to specify the port to connect.
  • Use the Username text box to optionally specify a logon as username.
  • Use the Password text box to optionally specify a logon as password.
  • Use the Path text box to optionally specify the URL path to monitor (e.g. /yoursubfolder/index.html).
  • Use the Allow auto redirect to follow re-directs before parsing content.
  • Use the Warning trigger and Critical trigger controls to create new code and Content trigger rules.
    For example:
  • If your network uses a Web Proxy, click the Web Proxy Settings to configure Server Manager to re-direct web requests through your proxy server.
  • Click the Test button to verify the template is configured property and the monitor executes as expected.
  • Finally, select the General Tab, then click the click the Auto-Generate Name Auto-Generate Name Button button to auto-generate a name based on the configured settings.

Related Topics

Network and Application Monitor Templates