Sample searches and dashboards
This topic lists searches that you can perform to confirm that Windows data has arrived at the indexer.
Search Windows data
To confirm that Windows data is present on the indexer, use the Search app:
- Log into Splunk Enterprise on the indexer, if you have not already.
- Load the Search app. In the system bar, select Apps > Search & Reporting. Splunk loads the Search app.
- Try the following searches to confirm that data is present:
This search confirms that the Splunk Add-on for Windows is sending data to the indexer:
This search confirms that the Splunk Add-on for Windows has been installed properly on the deployment client named
Can't find the data?
Try the following:
Confirm and troubleshoot Windows data collection
Configure Active Directory audit policy
This documentation applies to the following versions of Splunk® App for Windows Infrastructure: 1.4.1, 1.4.2, 1.4.3, 1.4.4