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Under "Basic Monitoring / Host Templates" you can access an overview of all host templates. In the header there are two buttons.

Link to the input form for creating a new host template

Offers the ability to filter the host template list by name

New host template:

The input form for creating a new host template has two tabs (Basic configuration, Expert settings) and one button in the form header.

Returns the user to the host template overview (without saving)

Basic configuration
Field nameRequired FieldDescription
Container(warning)The container in which the host template is to be stored
Templatename(warning)The name of the host template
A description of the host template
If hosts created from this template are in a host group
Comments regarding the host template
Host URL
The URL of the host template
The priority of the host template (currently has no impact)
The tags for the host template
Notification period(warning)The period when the host template can trigger notifications
Notification interval(warning)The period between notifications
Notifcation options
Set which statuses trigger a notification
Enable active checks
If enabled, the host is actively checked or the results are transferred passively
Contact(warning)Host template contacts
Contactgroups(warning)The host template contact groups
Expert settings
Checkcommand(warning)The command for checking the host created from this template and its arguments
Check period(warning)Period in which the host created from this template is checked
Max. number of check attempts(warning)The maximum number of check attempts
Checkinterval(warning)The period between checks
Retryinterval(warning)The period between checks in the event of an error
Flap detection
Active if flap detection is activated

By using this macros can be added to the host template.

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