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integer/array application.get(object parameters)

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


(object) Parameters defining the desired output.

The method supports the following parameters.

Parameter Type Description
applicationids string/array Return only applications with the given IDs.
groupids string/array Return only applications that belong to hosts from the given host groups.
hostids string/array Return only applications that belong to the given hosts.
inherited boolean If set to true return only applications inherited from a template.
itemids string/array Return only applications that contain the given items.
templated boolean If set to true return only applications that belong to templates.
templateids string/array Return only applications that belong to the given templates.
selectHost query Return the host that the application belongs to in the host property.
selectItems query Return the items contained in the application in the items property.
selectDiscoveryRule query Return the LLD rule that created the application in the discoveryRule property.
selectApplicationDiscovery query Return the application discovery object in the applicationDiscovery property.
sortfield string/array Sort the result by the given properties.

Possible values are: applicationid and name.
countOutput boolean These parameters being common for all get methods are described in detail in the reference commentary page.
editable boolean
excludeSearch boolean
filter object
limit integer
output query
preservekeys boolean
search object
searchByAny boolean
searchWildcardsEnabled boolean
sortorder string/array
startSearch boolean

Return values

(integer/array) Returns either:

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


Retrieving applications from a host

Retrieve all applications from a host sorted by name.


           "jsonrpc": "2.0",
           "method": "application.get",
           "params": {
               "output": "extend",
               "hostids": "10001",
               "sortfield": "name"
           "auth": "038e1d7b1735c6a5436ee9eae095879e",
           "id": 1


           "jsonrpc": "2.0",
           "result": [
                   "applicationid": "13",
                   "hostid": "10001",
                   "name": "CPU",
                   "templateids": []
                   "applicationid": "5",
                   "hostid": "10001",
                   "name": "Filesystems",
                   "templateids": []
                   "applicationid": "21",
                   "hostid": "10001",
                   "name": "General",
                   "templateids": []
                   "applicationid": "15",
                   "hostid": "10001",
                   "name": "Memory",
                   "templateids": []
           "id": 1

See also


CApplication::get() in frontends/php/include/classes/api/services/CApplication.php.