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Editing config.json
Last Updated a year ago

The settings file for PST Bulk Redirect Checker is config.json

To reset default settings, you can delete config.json
If config.json doesn't exist, a new file will be created with default values.
If config.json contains any invalid values, the default setting value will be used instead.

Default Location on Windows 10


C:\ProgramData\Panic Swamptech\PST Bulk Redirect Checker


Default Values


IgnoreHttp2Https: 1
AddFoundRedirectsLimit: 0
AddFoundSkipDuplicates: 1
CheckStatusOfTarget: 1
IgnoreTrailingSlash: 1
AddFoundRedirectsToList: 1
Timeout: 10000
AlwaysRecheck: 0
CheckFoundLinks: 1
Proxy:
UseProxy: 0
UserAgent: Mozilla/5.0 (Windows NT 6.1; WOW64) AppleWebKit/537.1 (KHTML, like Gecko) Chrome/21.0.1180.83 Safari/537.1 AboutAtStartup: 0 AboutFirstRun: 1

Default config.json


{
"IgnoreHttp2Https": "1",
"IgnoreTrailingSlash": "1",
"AddFoundRedirectsToList": "1",
"AddFoundSkipDuplicates": "1",
"AddFoundRedirectsLimit": "0",
"CheckStatusOfTarget": "1",
"Timeout": "10000",
"AlwaysRecheck": "0",
"CheckFoundLinks": "1",
"Proxy": "",
"UseProxy": "0",
"UserAgent": "Mozilla/5.0 (Windows NT 6.1; WOW64) AppleWebKit/537.1 (KHTML, like Gecko) Chrome/21.0.1180.83 Safari/537.1",
"AboutAtStartup": "0",
"AboutFirstRun": "0"
}

Settings Information


1 = true, 0 = false

IgnoreHttp2Https

Skip redirects which go from http:// to https://

AddFoundRedirectsLimit
[for future use]

AddFoundSkipDuplicates
If AddFoundRedirectsToList = 1, don't add duplicates

CheckStatusOfTarget
Check the HTTP status code of the target URL

IgnoreTrailingSlash
Skip redirects which go from eg. domain.com to domain.com/

AddFoundRedirectsToList
If a redirect goes to another redirect, add it to the list

Timeout
Timeout duration in milliseconds

AlwaysRecheck
Checks entire list from beginning

CheckFoundLinks

Check status of any found redirects at the end of the list

Proxy
HTTP proxy, either HOST:PORT or HOST:POST:USERNAME:PASSWORD

UseProxy

Use the proxy in Proxy

UserAgent
The user agent to use when checking links

AboutAtStartup
Opens the About window when the program starts

AboutFirstRun
Opens the About window on the first run of the program

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