Dashboards & Visualizations

Populate Dashboard Panels based on Form Input

atornes
Path Finder

I've built a dashboard with a bunch of panels that report on various data points for a given customer account. I'd like to add a form field to the dashboard where a user can enter an account name and all of the panels report based on that account name, rather than the hard-coded account name I used to build the initial dashboard. How can I do this?

I figured out how to add a form field by changing to

and adding a field set, but have no idea how to make all of the panels run based on the input.





ABCAccount

I really just need to figure out how to pass the value from the account input into those queries/panels.

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aelliott
Motivator

Check out this tutorial, It has some examples of using $tokens$

http://dev.splunk.com/view/webframework-htmldashboards/SP-CAAAETQ

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ramyaashok
New Member

Hi,
I have created a dashboard based on various search criteria. I would like to add a column to this, based on one of the output column i need to hard code a value. can anyone please suggest a way to do this.
for ex:
existing output:
abc one

def two
Information need to be hardcoded:
one--> red
two-->black

needed output:
abc one red
def two black

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nfilippi_splunk
Splunk Employee
Splunk Employee

There are several resources that you can leverage to learn more about the use of form inputs and tokens throughout your dashboard.

Splunk Documentation > Form Examples
http://docs.splunk.com/Documentation/Splunk/6.0.2/Viz/Buildandeditforms

Splunk 6 Dashboard Examples App
http://apps.splunk.com/app/1603/
* Check out the examples around the form inputs

aelliott
Motivator

Check out this tutorial, It has some examples of using $tokens$

http://dev.splunk.com/view/webframework-htmldashboards/SP-CAAAETQ

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