How to use import and export?

Import and Export feature comes handy when you want to take regular backup of your data. You can also use exported data to transfer all monitors in your Watchlist from one device to other.

You can export data in JSON and CSV format. Import is available only in JSON format.

Steps to export data:

  1. Click on hamburger icon (yes, they are called hamburger icon ;)) from Watchlist.
  2. Click on Export → JSON. Exporting in JSON is required for backup. You can export it in CSV for your data analysis.
  3. Click on Export button. You will see the text box filled with data.
  4. Copy all data from the text box and save it in a text file. You can save the text file with any extension for example .txt or .json.

Steps to import data:

  1. Click on hamburger icon → Import. It will open an Import window with a text box on the right side.
  2. Copy all JSON data to be imported. You can copy all data saved in a text file during export or create your own JSON data.
  3. Paste the JSON data in the text box provides in the Import window.
  4. Set common actions for all monitors from “add action” button. This will add same action for all imported monitors. You can skip it if you do not want to add any common action.
  5. Click on “Import” button given at the bottom.

What data are exported?

  • Monitor's URL
  • Monitor's Name
  • Check Interval
  • Conditions
  • Note: Actions are not exported. However, during import, there is an option of setting up common action for all monitors.