Splunk® Enterprise

Developing Views and Apps for Splunk Web

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Customize the login page

Add custom text to the login page

You can customize the Splunk Web login page with plain or HTML formatted text. Use the login_content option to add custom text to the settings stanza in web.conf. Follow the syntax shown here.

login_content = <content_string>

Restart the splunkweb process after editing web.conf to make the text visible.

Note: Text and formatting can be no longer than one line in web.conf, as shown in the example below.

Example

[settings]
login_content = This is a <b>production server</b>.<br>For expensive searches try: <a href="http://server2:8080">server2</a>

For more information, see the web.conf spec file in the Admin Manual.

Last modified on 18 August, 2016
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This documentation applies to the following versions of Splunk® Enterprise: 6.3.0, 6.3.1, 6.3.2, 6.3.3, 6.3.4, 6.3.5, 6.3.6, 6.3.7, 6.3.8, 6.3.9, 6.3.10, 6.3.11, 6.3.12, 6.3.13, 6.3.14, 6.4.0, 6.4.1, 6.4.2, 6.4.3, 6.4.4, 6.4.5, 6.4.6, 6.4.7, 6.4.8, 6.4.9, 6.4.10, 6.4.11


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