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Expands the values of a multi-value field into separate events for each value of the multi-value field.


mvexpand <field>

Required arguments

Syntax: <field>
Description: The name of a multivalue field.


For each result with the specified field, create a new result for each value of that field in that result if it a multivalue field.


Example 1: Create new events for each value of multi-value field, "foo".

... | mvexpand foo

See also

makemv, mvcombine, nomv


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This documentation applies to the following versions of Splunk® Enterprise: 4.3, 4.3.1, 4.3.2, 4.3.3, 4.3.4, 4.3.5, 4.3.6, 4.3.7

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