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Hi Joey, Compilation errors issue: There is some logic in the Automation module that makes it possible to define script code without having to put this in a Run method of the Script class. (You can just...

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The SRM (and other) helpers require a callback to DataMiner. This can be added like this: helper = new ResourceManagerHelper(); helper.RequestResponseEvent += (s, e) => e.responseMessage = engine.SendSLNetSingleResponseMessage(e.requestMessage);

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Update 2023-06-28: The User-Defined APIs feature has been released as scheduled in 10.3.6! You can find the documentation here: https://docs.dataminer.services/user-guide/Advanced_Modules/User%20Defined%20APIs/UD_APIs.html...

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Hi Joey, In Cube, there is currently a simple UI available that gives you an overview of all  APIs & tokens. Note that this is currently in soft-launch and may change in the future. The 'Viewing...

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Hi Ive, If the reference to the DomInstance is stored in a list, it is unfortunately not possible at the moment with GQI because it does not support filtering & displaying DOM fields with multiple...

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Hi Mieke, There is nothing built-in since DataMiner does not know the actual secret of the token (only a secure hash). You can however manually create another token on the production system and set the...

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Hi Edson, As suggested by the thread initiated by Ruben, the issue is indeed caused by the 'EnableJson' option on the deployment. This is enabled by default and cannot be overridden in the Cube UI. This...

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Hi Mieke, It is unfortunately not possible to configure the size of these text boxes. Scaling the size with the contents may make sense indeed, feel free to add a feature suggestion for this.

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Hi Leander, If I understand the situation correctly, you may have accidentally enabled 'multiple sections' for that Section Definition. Being able to click that '+' sign to add another Section is a feature...

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Hi Robin, I believe that this error indicates that there is not enough disk space free on the system. Elastisearch goes into a read-only mode to protect your data. You will have to free up some space...

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Hi Daniela, It looks like the URL you are trying to use is incomplete. The path should always start with 'api/custom/'. This would thus make: "https://<host>/api/custom/DOL/maintenance". Can you...

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Hi Ben, With dispatch, do you mean that a mail is sent with the PDF? If that is the case, you could simply create an Automation script with an email action. There you can configure that a PDF of a dashboard...

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Hi Rajesh, Can you try removing this FieldDescriptor and adding it again? (Same name & type) It will have a different ID (which will hopefully not lead to too much extra work for you). The DomInstance...

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Hi Benjamin, Did you see any error/stack trace when the Client Test Tool failed to delete the DOM Instances? I am not sure what the exact cause would be for this slow deletion, but I could come up with...

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Hi Pieter-Jan, I have had this issue as well and found that I could fix this by repairing my Visio installation.

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Hi Leander, As you have noticed, there is indeed a limitation on the length of a DOM field when using Elasticsearch or OpenSearch. Due to the way the data is indexed for search, the limit is 32,766 UTF8...

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Hey Christine, It is possible to also pass information to the API script using query parameters. (From DataMiner 10.4.1) You can find more info here: https://docs.dataminer.services/user-guide/Advanced_Modules/User-Defined_APIs/Defining_an_API/UD_APIs_Defining_a_new_API.html#user-input-data...

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Hi Stacey, There is currently no way to disable the DOM instance history creation. A task for this is already in our backlog & should be scheduled in the relatively near future. You can however already...

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Hi Rajesh, By default, when no 'DomInstanceNameDefinition' is found on the ModuleSettings or the DomDefinition (ModuleSettingsOverrides), the ID of the DomInstance will be used for its name. This docs...

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Hi Edith, you can check the Elasticsearch logging to hopefully see why Elasticsearch doesn't want to start. The files can be found here: 'C:\Program Files\Elasticsearch\logs'. There could be quite a lot...

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Hi Sergio, You could possibly re-use the same SMS Eagle device to send messages, but not receive them, as DataMiner will read and process each message that arrives on that device. The messages from other...

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As João Severino already said, you will have to create a C# code block to use the script parameters in an email. This is a very short example script that does this: var scriptParamValue = engine.GetScriptParam("ParamName").Value;...

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Hi Mieke, This method will not wait until the script starts if called with the 'Synchronous' option set to false. The execution will be added to the queue and will return. If a point is reached where...

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Hi Rui, For DOM, it is safe to just cast the 'SectionDefinition' to a 'CustomSectionDefinition'. That way you will have access to the methods for adding extra FieldDescriptors.

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Hi Ibrahim, The SLAutomation log has most likely started overwriting the previous log lines due to the large amount of them. You can find the most recent log line by searching for the separator '**********'....

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Found the issue. Checked my network configuration and saw that my DNS was set to 127.0.X.X. Apparently something related to the Cloudflare WARP VPN service. After toggling this on & off again, it works...

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Hi Justien, Since this is an interactive script that needs to wait on user input, you will have to provide a button that allows the user to dismiss the message. You can easily add a button yourself at...

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Hi Mieke, If retrieving a huge amount of DomInstances would be required, paging is the way to go. Keep in mind that the example you provided will load all these DomInstances into memory. If these could...

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Hi Martijn, You can do this using an 'AutoIncrementFieldDescriptor'. By adding one of those FieldDescriptors to a SectionDefinition, the DOM manager will automatically increment an ID and add the value...

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Hi Thomas, As you have indeed noticed, there is no automated way of assigning these default values to a DomInstance. The default values defined on a FieldDescriptor are currently only used by the form...

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Hi Gerwin, Attachments are already fully supported for DOM. You can find a short explanation in the documentation here: https://docs.dataminer.services/user-guide/Advanced_Modules/DOM/DomHelper_class.html#attachments....

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Hi Michiel, The ID of the module where a DomInstance was created in is not encoded into the Guid. This is a separate string that should be stored alongside the Guid where necessary.

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Hi Ana, It is possible to retrieve all currently running scripts using an SLNet message. It is the same message that is used to populate the table in João's reply. Do note, as João mentioned, that there...

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Hi Thomas, The DOM API should retain the exact order in which the Sections were added to the DOM instance. If the create/update interaction with this DOM data is solely done using the DOM helper, then...

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Hi Mieke, There is no automated way to generate API docs from User-Defined APIs configured in DataMiner. There is a reply to another Dojo question that elaborates a bit more about that: https://community.dataminer.services/question/user-defined-api-overview-and-documentation-of-deployed-apis/answer/104948/...

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Hi Thomas, There are currently no plans of supporting that use case in the context of User-Defined APIs. This feature is intended to allow easy interaction on a caller basis via HTTP requests. I would...

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Hi Julio, Does the code you posted work for your use case? Because from what I can tell, it looks correct. You need to define separate filters for all the conditions that should be met and then merge...

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Hi Blake, Update: I chatted with Blake offline & found the issue after checking out the SLClientTestTool follow of the connection. It seems that the web form component is adjusting two read-only DateTime...

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Hi Wannes, Increasing the timeout is described on the 'DataMiner UserDefinableApiEndpoint DxM' page of the documentation. There is a section here that describes that you'll need to alter the config of...

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Hi Gerwin, This is unfortunately not possible right now. But there is already a task for this on our backlog.

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Hi Mieke, That exception is caused due to an assembly redirect in the file "C:\Skyline DataMiner Configs\Skyline DataMiner\Files\SLNet.exe.config". There, the System.IO.FileSystem 'newVersion' should...

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Hi Bernard, You can check the "Attach CSV data files" advanced option when configuring your report. (See DataMiner help) The CSV data (in a .zip) will then be copied over, alongside the PDF or MHT file.

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Hi Bernard, as Miguel already said, the bindings from 1.3.6.1.4.1.8813.1.1.2.2.17 onward are the alarm properties (And are variable depending on your configuration). If these extra OIDs are not desired,...

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Hi Tim, The easiest way to serialize and deserialize a DOM instance is by using the 'domInstance.ToJson()' and 'DomInstance.FromJson()' methods.

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Hi Michiel, This is perfectly possible. Seems like the documentation was missing a section for this. I just created a pull request that will add an example to the 'Filtering CRUD events' section of the...

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Hi Jens, User A would always read either the full old version or the full new version that was updated by user B. It should not be possible to retrieve a partially updated/corrupt DOM instance. It depends...

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Hi Toon, Can you check the SLUserDefinableApiManager.txt log file? This may reveal what may have gone wrong when the API script response is being handled. The current internal test version had an issue...

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Hi Jens, It is possible to use the 'KeyExists' exposer to retrieve all DOM instances that have a value for a given FieldDescriptor. There are however some important notes: This will only work efficiently...

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Hi José, It is unfortunately not possible right now to feed the DOM instance ID of the DOM instance inside a form to another component. I agree that it would be very valuable that this is available and...

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Hi Apurva, It seems that the filter string is not entirely correct. As you can see in the SLNet Client Test tool, the subject ID (displayed as 'DomInstance ID') is actually prefixed with 'DomInstanceId'....

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Hi Amer, Providing the memory files to the script action can be done by adding a string to the second string array with the syntax 'MEMORY:1:MyMemoryFile'. You can add multiple strings and increment the...

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Hi Rejesh, Could you maybe post some screenshots that show what you mean? I am not sure if I understood your question correctly. I would expect that, if you take the date of a reservation in a script,...

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Hi John The DOM components in Dashboards & Low-Code apps are only available after enabling a soft-launch flag. These will be fully released in the upcoming 10.3.6 version. To see the DOM types in...

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Hi Gerwin, You should indeed create a script that will execute the transition by code. You can then link this script to a DOM action, which is then linked to a DOM button. There is currently no built-in...

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Hi Martijn, This should definitely be possible. I made a short example of how you can retrieve the DOM history for one DomInstance in a script: https://github.com/Skyline-ThomasGH/DataMiner_ScriptExamples/blob/main/DOM_GetHistoryForInstanceExample.xml...

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Hi Gerwin, On any FieldDescriptor, you can define a default value. (Last property in the table here) You could assign the value for that specific service there. This way, when you create a DomInstance...

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Hi Arunkrishna, That is a known issue that should have no impact on the main SMS functionality. The error is logged when the SLGSMGateway process tries to send an update to the SLNet process with the...

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Hi Bing, The 'DataMiner Agent' option in the filter indeed applies to the DMA ID as you noticed. This seems to be the expected behavior. I captured the message that Cube sends to create a filter using...

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Hi Carlos, Thank you for your clear and comprehensive explanation of your issue. I would expect that the source IP should be the one of the agent that hosts the element. (Unless the SNMP Manager is explicitly...

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Hi Bruno, The JobManager logging shows that the JobManager could not be initialized because maintenance is in progress. You should be able to see more details about this maintenance (a.k.a. migration)...

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Make sure that the engine object passed by the Run method in the automation script is used for the SLNet messages callback of the ResourceManagerHelper. The name of the user that executes the script will...

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Hi Stacey, I'm afraid that there is currently no way to trigger a correlation rule when a Ticket is created. This will need a feature request.

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Hi Reinout, Currently, the DOM editor would the easiest solution to export DOM instances. When importing the DOM instances again, the CRUD scripts should get triggered. Do keep in mind however that these...

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Hi Bernard, from what I can find on the concept of the Dashboard Gateway, I do not believe this to be capable of providing a way to interact with User-Defined APIs. At least, not in the same way as for...

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Hi Tim, It is already possible to add URL and Email validation to string fields, but unfortunately, there is no generic/configurable validation possible right now. If this would be a key part of something...

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Hi Jens, My response to your other Dojo question contains some details already about this flow, but in general, all write operations to DOM instances are queued on each DMA. This does not include the...

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Hi Mieke, For your second question. It is unfortunately not possible to cancel an ongoing query. When a script is set to timeout at 1 minute, it will only stop after the query returns as the thread is...

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Hi Mieke, For these fields to be accessed, you need to cast the object. You can find more info here: https://docs.dataminer.services/user-guide/Advanced_Modules/DOM/DOM_objects.html#itrackbase-properties

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Hi Jens, There is unfortunately no built-in method that will generate a string representation of a DOM instance. You will have to loop over the Sections & FieldValues and build it using a StringBuilder.

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Hi Vikas, You can check what scripts are currently running using the SLNet Client Test Tool. There is a procedure in the DataMiner Docs that shows you how to see these scripts and how to abort one if...

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Hi Apurva, If I understand your question correctly, you currently have DOM data displayed in a low-code app, and you would like to interact with them in a DataMiner Automation script? If that is the case,...

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Hi Marieke, Since the DOM module settings are stored in STaaS, the same reasoning applies here. It is not necessary to include these in the backup.

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Hi Edson, According to the metrics, the User-Defined APIs feature should be able to handle that amount of requests (~1 every two seconds if my calculations are correct). If that trigger rate is correct,...

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Hi Mieke, Can you share how these filters are built in the code? One thing you could try is removing some parts of the filter or built it term by term until it stops matching the expected data. I tried...

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Hi Mark, This may not be the best approach, but from my testing, it seems that you can enable a sliding window with a specified time span. (E.g. 1 hour) The correlation actions will be executed the first...

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Hi Pawel, Could you check if you have the permissions for the User-Defined APIs feature? https://docs.dataminer.services/user-guide/Advanced_Functionality/Security/DataMiner_user_permissions.html#modules--user-defined-apis

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Hi Tim, If you have exported the module using the DOM Editor, you will indeed need to import it again with that. I am not sure if it is possible to call that import code from an install script. I can...

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Hi Christhiam, From what I understood, I believe that the issue is caused by the destination web server being unable to handle all the requests it is receiving. This results in most requests taking a...

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Hi Thomas, Unfortunately, we do not have a clear overview of what type of blocks can use the ConfigOptions. We have tasks on the backlog for this and to resolve/clear up the inconsistencies between an...

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Hi Gerwin, I believe that deployments are by default of type 'JSON' right now. That means only one script parameter can be present and that the full HTTP body of the trigger request will be contained...

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Hi Alberto, That behavior does seem to be unexpected. We took a look at this with a few colleagues but currently do not have an idea on what is causing this. Could you share the following?: - Alarm template...

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Hi Stacey, You can create tickets using the Ticketing Gateway API. (That uses the TicketingGatewayHelper you mentioned). There is a topic in the DataMiner Help about this: https://help.dataminer.services/dataminer/#t=DataMinerUserGuide%2Fpart_4%2Fticketing%2FUsing_the_Ticketing_Gateway_API.htm&rhsearch=Ticketinggatewayhelper&rhsyns=%20

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Update 2024-06-18: After receiving the script XML it was found that the script in question is using the graphical UI blocks instead of C# code. These blocks behave differently, so the explanations that...

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Hi Gerwin, If I understood the question correctly, you have a validation DOM action script that needs to show an interactive UI when there is an issue. But, you would also like to trigger this action...

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Hi German, As mentioned by Tom, you could use the DOM history to know this. You could retrieve the last few history records for that specific DOM instance and try to find the status transition. Do note...

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Hi Tim, What Jens suggested could be an easy approach to get the intended behavior. Do keep in mind that this could introduce an infinite loop. In general, I would not recommend an approach where a DOM...

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Hi Pawel, The answer of Tom will set you on your way using the DOM utils NuGet. This NuGet can be very handy, definitely when you are building a complete solution that relies on DOM. Do note however...

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Hi Mieke, For a non-status system DOM definition, you should be able to hide the fields in a form by just setting the 'IsHidden' property on the FieldDescriptor to 'True'. When using a status system...

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Hi Michael, It should be possible to define that resource ID as the default value of the ResourceFieldDescriptor. It is however currently not possible to add that kind of condition to have a secondary...

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Hi Jarno, It unfortunately seems that changing this XML is not sufficient to enable TTL on the SRM data. We currently believe this was only compatible for the Reservation Instances on Cassandra. Additional...

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Hi Gerwin, I cannot spot the issue at first sight, but it seems that a CrudFailedException was thrown by DataMiner. This is most of the time an indication the input data did not meet the requirements...

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Hi Ruben, Currently, the order for a new DOM instance is defined by the order of how the SectionDefinitions are defined on the DomBehaviorDefinition disregarding the statuses themselves. Example:...

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Hi, That 'SubScriptOptions.SelectMemory(String, ScriptMemory)' method is unfortunately only compatible with persistent memory files. The underlying logic just calls the 'SubScriptOptions.SelectMemory(String,...

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Hi Jordy, It looks like they both expose the same API, they even share the same manual. I am pretty sure that the 4G version will work fine. Although, if any people experienced otherwise, feel free to...

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Hi Christine, The Correlation thread in SLNet is the main thread for the Correlation module. Here, all scheduled operations and incoming events are taken of a queue and handled. A scheduled operation...

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What Ben suggests (the email solution) is probably going to be the most straight forward option. As far as I now, there is no existing way of translating the SMSEagle API calls to another SMS gateway API....

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There is currently no easy-to-use way to export a DOM model and deploy it to another agent in an automated way. There is however something on the horizon that will make this very easy in the future. This,...

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