Getting Data In

How to index a CSV file from a local machine?

shimikeri_a
New Member

Hi,

I have 2 CSV files which are on the local machine. I would like to add these files and index them.
I followed these steps to index, but I see an issue with Path settings.
Data inputs->Local Input ->Files and Directories-> New--> Browse
When I try browsing the path, I don't see any src listed.

Thanks
Arati

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gyslainlatsa
Motivator

hi,

The Add Data page
After you log into Splunk Enterprise, the Home page appears:

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To add data, click the green Add Data button (to the right of the list of apps.) The Add Data page appears.

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There are three options for getting data into your Splunk Enterprise instance with Splunk Web: Upload, Monitor, and Forward.

The Upload option lets you upload a file or archive of files into Splunk Enterprise for indexing. When you click Upload, Splunk Enterprise goes to a page that starts the upload process.

for more informations, follow this link:

http://docs.splunk.com/Documentation/Splunk/6.3.3/Data/Howdoyouwanttoadddata

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richgalloway
SplunkTrust
SplunkTrust

If you click the blue '>' icon do subdirectories and files appear?

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