The following table shows ways to use a colon properly in your writing:
|To introduce unordered lists, tables, or images. Always precede lists, tables, and images with a full sentence.
|Use a full sentence and a colon to introduce the following items:
|To introduce a list within a sentence.
|The application can access the following items: the file system, the command line, and other applications.
This documentation applies to the following versions of Splunk® Style Guide: current