Common HTTP response codes and their definitions
HTTP Error Codes:Error codes will help you identify the reason why your website is reported 'down' by Site24x7. Below table gives a fair idea about different HTTP error codes, corresponding reason and World Wide Web Consortium definitions for each error code.
A connection was successfully established with the server and a request was raised. But the response to the request wasn't received even after 30 seconds.
Too many Re-directions
The request got redirected for more than 10 times.
SSL Connection Error
SSL connection to the server failed.
Bad File Request
Syntax used in the request (URL) is incorrect
Authorization required. Happens usually when a wrong password is entered.
Server denies a particular request usually due to restricted access permissions set up on its directories.
Page/ File Not Found
Server cannot find the requested URL.
How to leverage the feature "Accepted HTTP Status Codes" to track the activity of a dormant phishing website?
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How to exclude HTTP errors from monitoring
Common HTTP errors can be ignored from being tracked to reduce the noise in your monitoring environment. To ignore such HTTP errors, please follow the instructions given below. Log into your Site24x7 account>APM Insight Your application> Edit agent ...
Why is my website response time too high from China?
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Response time and its components
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Setting up a website monitor w.r.t content match and HTTP configuration
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