Splunk® App for Microsoft Exchange (EOL)

Deploy and Use the Splunk App for Microsoft Exchange

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On October 22 2021, the Splunk App for Microsoft Exchange will reach its end of life. After this date, Splunk will no longer maintain or develop this product. The functionality in this app is migrating to a content pack in Data Integrations. Learn about the Content Pack for Microsoft Exchange.
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Sample DNS searches and dashboards

This topic lists searches that you can perform to confirm that Windows DNS data has arrived at the indexer.

Note: If you are using TA-Windows version 6.0.0 version or later then you do not need TA_AD and TA_DNS, as they are merged with TA-Windows. To configure TA-Windows v6.0.0, Please refer to Deploy and configure the Splunk Add-on for Windows v6.0.0 or later.

Search Windows DNS data

To confirm that Windows DNS data is present on the indexer, use the Search app:

1. Log into Splunk Enterprise on the indexer, if you have not already.

2. Load the Search app. In the system bar, select Apps > Search & Reporting. Splunk loads the Search app.

3. Try the following searches to confirm that data is present:

This search confirms that the Splunk Add-on for Windows DNS is sending data to the indexer:


Can't find the data?

Try the following:

  • Use Forwarder Management to confirm that the Splunk Add-on for Windows DNS has been deployed to your deployment clients.
  • Refer to the Troubleshooting manual for additional help.
Last modified on 06 October, 2021
Confirm and troubleshoot DNS data collection
Configure Exchange servers

This documentation applies to the following versions of Splunk® App for Microsoft Exchange (EOL): 4.0.4

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