Version 5 Manual

Launch Executable

This alert type gives you the ability to run any executable file type when the alert conditions are met. This allows users to create their own scripts, batch files, etc that can perform many actions. 

Example of  launch exe screen

Command to launch

This is where users can select what will be executed when the alert fires. This event can also be used to generate SNMP Trap messages.


If the command to be executed accepts parameters, users can add those here.

Security Advisory

Due to the security implications regarding this alert event, when running PingPlotter as a Windows service, this alert event must first be enabled by a system administrator.