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screen.exists

Description

boolean screen.exists(object filter)

This method checks if at least one screen that matches the given filter criteria exists.

Parameters

(object) Criteria to search by.

The following parameters are supported as search criteria.

Parameter Type Description
name string/array Names of the screens.
node string Name of the node the screens must belong to.

This will override the nodeids parameter.
nodeids string/array IDs of the nodes the screens must belong to.
screenid string/array IDs of the screens.

Return values

(boolean) Returns true if at least one screen that matches the given filter criteria exists.

Examples

Checking a screen by name

Check if a screen named “Graphs” already exists.

Request:

{
    "jsonrpc": "2.0",
    "method": "screen.exists",
    "params": {
        "name": "Graphs"
    },
    "auth": "3a57200802b24cda67c4e4010b50c065",
    "id": 1
}

Response:

{
    "jsonrpc": "2.0",
    "result": true,
    "id": 1
}

Source

CScreen::exists() in frontends/php/api/classes/CScreen.php.