Splunk® Add-on for Windows

Deploy and Use the Splunk Add-on for Windows

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Release notes

This topic contains information on new features, known issues, and updates as we version the Splunk Add-on for Windows.

New Features

Version 4.8.4 of the Splunk Add-on for Windows does not have any new features.

Fixed Issues

Version 4.8.4 of the Splunk Add-on for Windows fixes the following issues.


Date resolved Issue number Description
2017-02-25 ADDON-8495 Incorrect field transformations: Account_Domain to dest_nt_domain, and Login_ID_as_session_id
2017-02-22 ADDON-8497 "XmlWinEventLog:Security" events with EventCode 4776, 4768, 4769 not correctly mapped
2017-02-20 ADDON-8491 Windows TA DHCP server field names extracted directly to CIM; Mac field not CIM-compliant
2017-02-08 ADDON-13516 WMI:CPUTime: "ProcessorFrequency" does not exist in "Win32_PerfFormattedData_PerfOS_Processor"
2017-02-08 ADDON-8496 OS name mapped to the CPU Architecture Family field for "WinHostMon" sourcetype
2017-01-23 ADDON-8488 severity_id is overriding severity
2017-01-23 ADDON-12004 InstalledScripts props incorrectly clips the time from AM (sub 1200) installations
2017-01-23 ADDON-11213 Should remove alert tag for ALL Windows event logs
2016-12-21 ADDON-8486 sourcetype=Script:InstalledApps needs quoted values for Splunk to see complete app names

Known Issues

Version 4.8.4 of the Splunk Add-on for Windows contains the following known issues.


Date filed Issue number Description
2018-09-06 ADDON-19338 Data duplication issue in WindowsUpdate.Log
2018-02-20 ADDON-17164 Use field alias instead of eval to extract thruput and thruput_max field extractions in WMI:LocalNetwork
2018-02-20 ADDON-17166 help content is indexed incorrectly in sourcetype DhcpSrvLog
2018-02-20 ADDON-17167 cpu_load_mhz is not extracted from counter "Processor Frequency" of Perfmon object="Processor Information"
2018-02-19 ADDON-17163 Some WMI fields values contain spaces but don't get extracted properly
2018-02-19 ADDON-17161 All prebuilt panels based on macro `compute-ingestion-stats` are not populating
2017-02-24 ADDON-13847, ADDON-13875 'cpu_load_percent' or 'windows_cpu_load_percent' is missing in sourcetype "Perfmon:CPUTime"
2017-02-24 ADDON-13848 'storage_free_percent' field is missing in sourcetype "Perfmon:FreeDiskSpace"
2017-02-19 ADDON-13647, ADDON-8485 Better error classification for event code 4625
2016-04-19 ADDON-9162 Field extraction for Account Domain extracts multiple values
Last modified on 18 September, 2018
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This documentation applies to the following versions of Splunk® Add-on for Windows: 4.8.4


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