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Developing Views and Apps for Splunk Web

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Building customizations for the Splunk platform

Learn about APIs and other Splunk platform customization options.

Developer resources


Learn how to build custom solutions for data input, analysis, and alert actions.

API Use case
Custom visualizations Create custom visualizations for analyzing data patterns and trends.
Custom data inputs (modular inputs, scripted inputs) Index data from unique sources or in non-standard formats.

Splunk Web customization

Modify login page and other components.

See also

See the following resources for additional information.

To learn about See
  • Building visualizations and dashboards
  • Using Simple XML
  • Working with alerts
  • General app building guidance
  • Leveraging Splunk SDKs
  • Creating custom search commands
  • Managing access to custom search commands
  • Custom search command examples
  • Using the Splunk REST API
Last modified on 01 December, 2021
Custom visualizations overview

This documentation applies to the following versions of Splunk® Enterprise: 8.0.0, 8.0.1, 8.0.2, 8.0.3, 8.0.4, 8.0.5, 8.0.6, 8.0.7, 8.0.8, 8.0.9, 8.0.10, 8.1.0, 8.1.1, 8.1.2, 8.1.3, 8.1.4, 8.1.5, 8.1.6, 8.1.7, 8.1.8, 8.1.9, 8.1.10, 8.1.11, 8.1.12, 8.1.13, 8.2.0, 8.2.1, 8.2.2, 8.2.3, 8.2.4, 8.2.5, 8.2.6, 8.2.7, 8.2.8, 8.2.9, 8.2.10, 9.0.0, 9.0.1, 9.0.2, 9.0.3, 9.0.4

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