Splunk® Enterprise

Admin Manual

Splunk Enterprise version 8.2 is no longer supported as of September 30, 2023. See the Splunk Software Support Policy for details. For information about upgrading to a supported version, see How to upgrade Splunk Enterprise.
This documentation does not apply to the most recent version of Splunk® Enterprise. For documentation on the most recent version, go to the latest release.


The following are the spec and example files for bookmarks.conf.


#   Version 8.2.5
# This file contains possible settings and values for configuring various
# "bookmark" entries to be stored within a Splunk instance.
# To add custom bookmarks, place a bookmarks.conf file in
# $SPLUNK_HOME/etc/system/local/ on the Splunk instance.
# configuration content is deployed to a
# given deployment client in serverclass.conf.  Refer to
# To learn more about configuration files (including precedence), see the
# documentation located at
# http://docs.splunk.com/Documentation/Splunk/latest/Admin/Aboutconfigurationfiles


url = <string>
* A bookmark URL that redirects logged-in administrators to other Monitoring
  Console instances that may be within their purview. Set this up if you have 
  administrators who are responsible for the performance and uptime of multiple 
  Splunk deployments.
* The bookmark appears in the left pane of the Monitoring Console.
* The URL must begin with http:// or https:// and contain 'splunk_monitoring_console'.
* Default: not set


#   Version 8.2.5

# Example: Monitoring console
# User is administrator of 3 Splunk deployments: US security, Global Security,
# and US Applications, and wants convenient access to the monitoring console
# for each.

[bookmarks_mc:US Security]
url = https://us-security.testcorp.example:8000/en-US/app/splunk_monitoring_console/monitoringconsole_overview

[bookmarks_mc:Global Security]
url = https://global-security.testcorp.example:8000/en-US/app/splunk_monitoring_console/monitoringconsole_overview

[bookmarks_mc:US Applications]
url = http://us-applications.testcorp.example:8000/en-US/app/splunk_monitoring_console/monitoringconsole_overview

Last modified on 04 February, 2022
authorize.conf   checklist.conf

This documentation applies to the following versions of Splunk® Enterprise: 8.2.5

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