Splunk® Secure Gateway

Administer Splunk Secure Gateway

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Splunk Secure Gateway is a default enabled application that's included in Splunk Cloud version 8.1.2103 and Splunk Enterprise version 8.1.0 and higher. An admin must agree to the opt-in notice before using Splunk Secure Gateway. See Get started with Splunk Secure Gateway to get started.
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Change the Splunk Secure Gateway ID

You can change the Secure Gateway ID so that users can identify the instances that they're registered to when using the Connected Experiences mobile apps.

The Secure Gateway ID is randomly generated when you install Splunk Secure Gateway. You can change it in the Configure tab of Splunk Secure Gateway.


  • Your Splunk platform meets the Splunk Secure Gateway requirements. See Splunk Get Secure Gateway to learn what the requirements are.
  • You have the admin role.

Change Secure Gateway ID in the Configure tab

  1. Navigate to the Configure tab of Splunk Secure Gateway.
  2. Next to the Secure Gateway ID, tap the edit icon.
  3. Edit the ID. Splunk Secure Gateway removes any white space and does not allow an empty string.
  4. Tap the edit icon again to save the Secure Gateway ID.
Last modified on 27 August, 2021
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Configure a securegateway.conf file

This documentation applies to the following versions of Splunk® Secure Gateway: 2.4.0, 2.0.2, 2.5.6 Cloud Only, 2.5.7, 2.6.3 Cloud only, 2.7.3 Cloud only, 2.7.4

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