Dashboards & Visualizations

Data log on dashboard

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I currently have a table on my dashboard that filters specific fields from my data log and when you click on a specific field of table it opens the log on a new web page. Is there a way I can open the data log under my table on the dashboard?

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What you're speaking of is called "In-page" OR "Contextual" drilldown. The Splunk 6.x Dashboard example app has examples of that under "Drilldown element". https://splunkbase.splunk.com/app/1603/

For your reference, the example code is this (run anywhere code, works on 6.2,6.3,6.4 version

    <label>In-Page Drilldown with Perma-linking</label>
    <fieldset submitButton="false">
            Create an input to store the drilldown value. It will be hidden using custom javascript when
            the dashboard is loaded.
        <input type="text" token="sourcetype" searchWhenChanged="true"/>
        <table id="master">
                <query>index=_internal | stats count by sourcetype</query>
            <!-- Set the type of of drilldown, since we will always consume the same field, use row-->
            <option name="drilldown">row</option>
                <!-- Use set to specify the new token to be created.
                     Use any token from the page or from the click event to produce the value needed. -->
                <set token="sourcetype">$row.sourcetype$</set>
                <!-- If we also set the form.sourcetype the input will get updated too -->
                <set token="form.sourcetype">$row.sourcetype$</set>
        <!-- depends is the way we tell the content to only show when the token has a value.
             Hint: use comma separated values if the element requires more than one token. -->
        <chart id="detail" depends="$sourcetype$">
            <title>Detail: $sourcetype$</title>
                <query>index=_internal sourcetype=$sourcetype$ | timechart count</query>


See if this gives you any ideas. Create an events panel to drilldown to


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