This Specification Task will ping the given web address and return the result to a given Constant.
|Title||Changes the Title (not the name) of the task.|
|Web Address||Web address to ping. Include the protocol if not a local network address (e.g. HTTP).|
|Timeout||Time threshold in milliseconds for contacting the destination.|
|Local Network Ping||TRUE for pinging local network devices such as computer name or IP number. FALSE to ping WWW addresses.|
|Result Constant||The name of the Constant that the result will be posted to (Can be with or without the DWConstant prefix).|
When this Task is added the properties are static. To be able to build rules on a static properties see How To: Change A Static Property To A Dynamic Property.
|Property Name||Example Rule||Example Result||Meaning|
|Web Address||"www.DriveWorks.co.uk"||www.DriveWorks.co.uk||This is the website address to ping.|
|Timeout||5||5||This will contact the destination for 5 milliseconds before timing out.|
|Local Network Ping||FALSE||FALSE||FALSE for testing online web addresses. TRUE would be for local network web addresses.|
|Result Constant||"DWConstantReport"||DWConstantReport||This is the name of the Constant that the Task will report to. Will report TRUE if successful and FALSE if not.|