How to use the Advanced Settings


Use the Advanced Settings to customize your Monitor, and define custom Request as well as Response Settings.

Access the Advanced Settings

Step 1. Go to your Monitors Page: and click the three dots next to the Latest Check information of the Monitor you want to update.

Step 2. Select Advanced Settings.

Step 3. Once you’re on Advanced Settings, you'll see the following: General Settings, Request Settings, and Response Settings.

General Settings

Add the URL that should be monitored, add a Name (optional), define the Notification Delay in minutes, the Maximum timeout in seconds, the Check frequency, and then click Update.

Request Settings

Step 1. Click Request Settings.

Step 2. Select an HTTP Method.

  • GET: Retrieve data
  • HEAD: Retrieve data without the response body
  • POST: Submits an entity to a specific resource
  • PUT: Replaces using the data from the request
  • DELETE: Deletes the specified data
  • OPTIONS: Describes the communication options
  • PATCH: Applies partial modifications

Step 3. Define the Body type and data or Params.

Step 4. Define the Request Headers.

Step 5. Click Update.

Response Settings

Step 1. On the Advanced Settings tab, click Response Settings.

Step 2. Add your Response text (keyword), Response Headers, and click Update.

Run Check & See Result

To validate your settings, click Run Check & See Result on the right part of the page.


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