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integer/array iconmap.get(object parameters)

The method allows to retrieve icon maps according to the given parameters.


(object) Parameters defining the desired output.

The method supports the following parameters.

Parameter Type Description
iconmapids string/array Return only icon maps with the given IDs.
sysmapids string/array Return only icon maps that are used in the given maps.
selectMappings query Return an object containing the used icon mappings in the mappings property.

Does not support shorten or arrays of properties.
sortfield string/array Sort the result by the given properties.

Possible values are: iconmapid and name.
countOutput flag These parameters being common for all get methods are described in detail on the Generic Zabbix API information page.
editable boolean
excludeSearch flag
filter object
limit integer
nodeids string/array
output query
preservekeys flag
search object
searchByAny boolean
searchWildcardsEnabled boolean
sortorder string/array
startSearch flag

Return values

(integer/array) Returns either:

  • an array of objects;
  • the count of retrieved objects, if the countOutput parameter has been used.


Retrieve an icon map

Retrieve all data about icon map "3".


           "jsonrpc": "2.0",
           "method": "iconmap.get",
           "params": {
               "iconmapids": "3",
               "output": "extend",
               "selectMappings": "extend"
           "auth": "038e1d7b1735c6a5436ee9eae095879e",
           "id": 1


           "jsonrpc": "2.0",
           "result": [
                   "mappings": {
                       "3": {
                           "iconmappingid": "3",
                           "iconmapid": "3",
                           "iconid": "6",
                           "inventory_link": "1",
                           "expression": "server",
                           "sortorder": "0"
                       "4": {
                           "iconmappingid": "4",
                           "iconmapid": "3",
                           "iconid": "10",
                           "inventory_link": "1",
                           "expression": "switch",
                           "sortorder": "1"
                   "iconmapid": "3",
                   "name": "Host type icons",
                   "default_iconid": "2"
           "id": 1

See also


CIconMap::get() in frontends/php/api/classes/CIconMap.php.