Splunk® ODBC Driver

Install and Use Splunk ODBC Driver

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Verify installation

To verify that the Splunk ODBC Driver was installed successfully:

  1. Click the Start button (or, in Windows 8, go to the Start screen).
  2. Type odbc.
  3. Click whichever of the following that appears: Data Sources (ODBC), 32-bit ODBC Data Source Administrator, or 64-bit ODBC Data Source Administrator.
  4. In the ODBC Data Source Administrator window, click the System DSN tab and look for "Splunk ODBC" in the list of system data sources, as shown in the following screen shot.

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Enter or change configuration information

This documentation applies to the following versions of Splunk® ODBC Driver: 1.0, 1.0.1, 2.0


Hi Charlie. Thanks for the question. Take a look at http://docs.splunk.com/Documentation/ODBC/latest/UseODBC/Driverdoesntappearindatasources, and let us know if you still have trouble.<br /><br />Thanks,<br />Matt<br />Sr. Tech Writer, Splunk

Mtevenan splunk
April 21, 2014

Installed, but not showing up in the ODBC Administrator. Any tips?

April 4, 2014

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