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  1. 1 vote
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    • Allow maintance window for planned IT jobs

      Allow maintenance window for planned IT job (server down)

      3 votes
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      • Longer History

        Longer history than 30 days would be excellent for troubleshooting performance issues.

        7 votes
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        • Allow API key revocation

          The super-powered API key is supposed to stay secret, but it can sometimes go public because of mistakes.
          It would be nice to be able to generate a new API key, which will revoke the old one.

          3 votes
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          • Don't show API key on settings without consent

            Don't show my API key on the settings page without me pressing a button.

            3 votes
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            • Allow custom headers in webhook requests

              It would be great if you could sent custom headers (and values) in webhook requests. This would allow you to add an API-key as a header which you can check in the system receiving the webhooks to validate it is actually the updown-io services sending the request.

              Currently this is do-able by adding a GET-parameter with a key to the webhook URL, but sending custom headers would be a more preferable option.

              7 votes
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              • Lower check frequency

                Lower check frequency for sites that just have to be online, but nothing relies on them. (ex: 1h)

                10 votes
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                • Ability to toggle Apdex notifications on a per-check basis

                  I have two sites which I would like to have Apdex notifications enabled, and a third where the notifications are unneeded. It would be nice to be able to toggle them on/off individually rather than having a global enable/disable.

                  3 votes
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                  • Russia?

                    Add a new check point in Russia. Moscow and Novosibirsk.

                    7 votes
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                    • Add phone number to SMS to exclude from Do not Disturb mode

                      Add phone number to SMS to exclude from Do not Disturb mode. During the night my iPhone is within "DND" mode and the updown.io service does not send a phone number. I am not able to exclude the messages from the DND mode because I need to create a contact for this which is not possible because there is no phone number

                      3 votes
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                      • Weekly reports via Slack

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                        Weekly reports via Slack

                        It's wonderful to have weekly reports sent by email. It would be awesome to have the option to send them to Slack as well. If we could choose email and/or Slack for reports (like for the alerts) it would be ideal.

                        3 votes
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                        • Send a webhook-event for Apdex alerts

                          It is already possible to "Be alerted (by email) when your website's Apdex drops more than 0.3 in 1 hour". It would be great if this event could also send a webhook-request. This would allow us to be automatically notified in our custom monitoring-system when the Apdex suddenly drops for a website.

                          3 votes
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                          • Adding HeadWayApp ID or widget code to the status pages

                            I liked your usage of the HeadWayapp to show us what is new with updown.io and it gave me an idea.

                            I am mapping all 150 of my websites to the subdomain status.<website>.com in order to allow people to check the status of the websites when they need to. Now, once a person sees the status page and notices an outage, the first thing they are going to be curious about is what happened. I was thinking it would be rad if we could add the "account ID" from the HEadWayapp widget code to status pages. this will allow admins…

                            7 votes
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                            • Let customers subscribe to status page

                              Let people subscribe to my status page via email

                              7 votes
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                              • API for pushover.net integration

                                I use pushover.net for all of my lightweight notifications - it's simple, reliable, cheap and very good so fits well with updown.io :)

                                At its simplest, integration takes the form of an API call with a couple of tokens and a customised message.

                                https://pushover.net/faq#technical-ips

                                15 votes
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                                • Just keep making it awesome!

                                  Updown.io is one of the best services I have EVER interacted with! Thank you!

                                  5 votes
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                                  • Higher timeout threshold

                                    We have a couple of long running dashboard pages and a higher timeout threshold would be useful

                                    2 votes
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                                    • Be able to set custom Apdex alert value

                                      Apdex alerts are currently hard-coded to 0.3 in 1 hour. It'd be nice if we could set the the threshold to a custom value rather than hard-coded at 0.3

                                      6 votes
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                                      • Team accounts

                                        Teams aka multiple users per account

                                        79 votes
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                                        • Option to set Slack alerts to just a one-liner

                                          Simplified or more concise Slack messages.

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