Splunk® ODBC Driver

Install and Use Splunk ODBC Driver

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Installation Prerequisites

The Splunk ODBC Driver is currently available for Windows only.

You must install the Splunk ODBC Driver on the Windows PC that runs the application you want to use it with (Excel or Tableau). However, it does not need to be installed on the computer that is running Splunk Enterprise.

Though running the Splunk ODBC Driver and Splunk Enterprise on the same Windows PC is a supported configuration, you can use the Splunk ODBC Driver to connect to Splunk Enterprise running on any supported platform, including Linux, OS X, Solaris, and so on.


To install the Splunk ODBC Driver, you need the following components.

Splunk computer:

  • Splunk Enterprise 5 or later running on any supported operating system

Client computer (running Splunk ODBC Driver):

Important: The Splunk Enterprise computer and the client computer can be the same computer.

Last modified on 11 September, 2014
Release Notes
Install the Splunk ODBC Driver

This documentation applies to the following versions of Splunk® ODBC Driver: 1.0, 1.0.1

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