jQuery Upgrade Readiness

jQuery Upgrade Readiness

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jQuery 3.5 for Splunk Cloud Platform and Splunk Enterprise users

Splunk platform users might encounter issues with dashboards that have not yet been updated to work with jQuery 3.5. Dashboard owners need to update dashboards to work with jQuery 3.5 soon. In the meantime, Splunk Cloud Platform users can temporarily view dashboards with older versions of jQuery.

Update your dashboards to work with jQuery 3.5

If you encounter an issue with jQuery in a Simple XML dashboard that you own, update your custom JavaScript to work with jQuery 3.5, and certify that the dashboard works with jQuery 3.5 by adding version="1.1" to the root node of the dashboard source code. For more information about how to update and certify your dashboards, see Manage dashboards that need jQuery updates in the Dashboards and Visualizations manual.

If you encounter an issue with jQuery in a HTML dashboard that you own, rebuild your HTML dashboards in Dashboard Studio. HTML dashboards are deprecated. For more information about Dashboard Studio, see What is the Splunk Dashboard Studio? in the Splunk Dashboard Studio manual.

If you have trouble loading a dashboard that you do not own, inform the dashboard owner or your Splunk administrator of the errors, and temporarily open an older view of the dashboard.

Temporarily open an older view of dashboards that use lower versions of jQuery

If you see problems with a dashboard that you do not own in Splunk Cloud Platform, select the info icon on that dashboard to temporarily open an older view of the dashboard. This option is not available in Splunk Enterprise versions 8.2 and lower. Future versions of Splunk Cloud Platform and Splunk Enterprise will not support lower versions of jQuery, and the option to temporarily access an older view of the dashboard will be removed.

Last modified on 18 January, 2022
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