Security Requirements and Controls
When using an existing dashboard within your LogScale instance, you can choose to navigate around the dashboard view, change, share and alter the dashboard, and configure the dashboard access.
Access Existing Dashboards
If you need to access previously created dashboards to consult them or edit them, first check your permissions: you might not have the permissions to some of the repositories or views containing those dashboards.
To access existing dashboards across all repositories and views:
Click the humio-metrics / Errors wheretab from the top menu bar to get the full list of existing dashboards: for example, one entry in the list could be
humio-metricsis the name of the repository and Errors is the dashboard name within that repository.
Figure 94. Access Existing Dashboards
Select the desired dashboard by clicking the title after the slash: the dashboard and all its widgets will load (clicking the first item instead redirects you to thetab in that repository).
Click the star icon next to a dashboard to save it as favorite: it will go on top of the list for quicker access and will appear under Starred Dashboards in the main User Interface.
Click the three-dot menu ⋮ on the upper right corner of a dashboard to perform the following operations:
Sharing Dashboards section below for more details.— allows to share read-only dashboards. See
Dashboard Name is the name you assign to the copied dashboard.
Target Repository or View is the repository or view where you want to store your copied dashboard.
Figure 95. Dashboard Options
The same dropdown menu is also available by clicking the cog icon in the list of all dashboards (see Figure 94, “Access Existing Dashboards”) or through the three-dot menu ⋮ next to each dashboard in a given repository, see Figure 89, “Dashboards Tab”.