All tasks inherit the monitoring settings from the device under which they were created. The device defines the monitoring settings, such as: Frequency, monitoring Agent list, Reporting options, Alerting options, and other settings that are specific to different Platforms.
Here are few ways you can create or edit several tasks at once:
- For the ServerView platform the easiest way to set up a few closely related HTTP(S) tasks is to record them using the EveryStep Scripting Tool.
- For UserView platform, as each UserView device contains only script, the best way to modify a complex monitoring script is to load it directly into the EveryStep Scripting Tool using the “Load Device” option:
- For all monitoring platforms, if you need to modify several tasks, it is safest to clone an existing device and then make the necessary changes: