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array template.getobjects(object filter)

This method allows to retrieve templates that match the given filter criteria.


(object) Criteria to search by.

Additionally to the standard standard template properties the following parameters are supported as search criteria.

Parameter Type Description
node string Name of the node the templates must belong to.

This will override the nodeids parameter.
nodeids string/array ID of the node the templates must belong to.

Return values

(array) Returns an array of objects with all properties.


Retrieving templates by name

Retrieve all data about two templates named “Template OS Linux” and “Template OS Windows”.


           "jsonrpc": "2.0",
           "method": "template.getobjects",
           "params": {
               "host": [
                   "Template OS Linux",
                   "Template OS Windows"
           "auth": "3a57200802b24cda67c4e4010b50c065",
           "id": 1


           "jsonrpc": "2.0",
           "result": [
                   "host": "Template OS Linux",
                   "name": "Template OS Linux",
                   "templateid": "10001"
                   "host": "Template OS Windows",
                   "name": "Template OS Windows",
                   "templateid": "10081"
           "id": 1

See also


CTemplate::getObject() in frontends/php/api/classes/CTemplate.php.