About Actions

When a device or monitor state change occurs, WhatsUp Gold can perform an action to try to correct the problem, notify someone of the state change, or launch an external application.

For example, you can set up an action that sends you an email alert when your web server device is down.

You can configure actions on a single device or monitor, or define an Action Policy to use across multiple devices or monitors.

WhatsUp Gold provides the following action types:

Note: Ipswitch does not support the scripts that you create, only the ability to use them in the Script Action.