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integer/array usermedia.get(object parameters)

The method allows to retrieve media according to the given parameters.


(object) Parameters defining the desired output.

The method supports the following parameters.

Parameter Type Description
mediaids string/array Return only media with the given IDs.
usrgrpids string/array Return only media that are used by users in the given user groups.
userids string/array Return only media that are used by the given users.
mediatypeids string/array Return only media that use the given media types.
sortfield string/array Sort the result by the given properties.

Possible values are: mediaid, userid and mediatypeid.
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.


Retrieving media by user

Retrieve all media for the given user.


           "jsonrpc": "2.0",
           "method": "usermedia.get",
           "params": {
               "output": "extend",
               "userids": "1"
           "auth": "038e1d7b1735c6a5436ee9eae095879e",
           "id": 1


           "jsonrpc": "2.0",
           "result": [
                   "mediaid": "8",
                   "userid": "1",
                   "mediatypeid": "3",
                   "sendto": "+3711231233",
                   "active": "0",
                   "severity": "48",
                   "period": "1-5,09:00-18:00"
                   "mediaid": "9",
                   "userid": "1",
                   "mediatypeid": "1",
                   "sendto": "[email protected]",
                   "active": "0",
                   "severity": "63",
                   "period": "1-7,00:00-24:00"
           "id": 1


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