Splunk® Enterprise

Monitoring Splunk Enterprise

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Configure DMC in standalone mode

This topic is a step in the procedure for setting up the distributed management console (DMC) on a standalone Splunk Enterprise instance. See Single-instance DMC setup steps.

To configure:

1. In Splunk Web, navigate to Distributed Management Console > Settings > General Setup.

2. Check that search head, license master, and indexer are listed under Server Roles, and nothing else. If not, click Edit.

3. Click Apply Changes to complete setup.

Next step

To optionally monitor forwarders, see Configure forwarder monitoring.

Or to optionally enable preconfigured platform alerts, see Platform alerts.

Last modified on 25 August, 2016
Add instances as search peers to the DMC
Configure DMC in distributed mode

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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