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How to exclude certain fields in json logs from being displayed on UI OR being indexed?

saranya_fmr
Communicator

Hi All,

Is there a way to exclude certain fields from my JSON data? For example: I have the below JSON Format event with fields A , B and C.

{

A : XXXX..
B : YYYY...
C : ZZZZ....

}

Is there a way to remove the fields B and C along with its values from the search result?

sundareshr
Legend

You can use SEDCMD to replace with empty strings. See if this link helps

http://docs.splunk.com/Documentation/Splunk/6.5.0/Data/Anonymizedata

props.conf

[sourcetype stanza]
SEDCMD-removefieldB = s/B:\w+//g
SEDCMD-removefieldC = s/C:\w+//g

saranya_fmr
Communicator

Thankyou @sundareshr

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sloshburch
Splunk Employee
Splunk Employee

@saranya_fmr, if you accept this answer, please mark the "accept" link and @sarnagar will get delicious karma points and the rest of us will know this works as an answer.

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sarnagar
Contributor

Thankyou..

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