Users can run searches from multiple places within Axon:

  • Search bar at the top of all pages
  • Search page accessed on the left navigation bar
  • Within widgets on the Dashboard

Search Page

To access the Search page:

  1. In the left navigation bar, click the search icon. 
    If you have not run any searches, the page will appear with no tabs.
  2. To start a new search, click the blue + in the upper-left corner.
    A New Search tab opens. By default, the Search History table appears. The New Search tab shows the following information:

    ItemDescription
    Search barClick in the bar to begin building a new search. A list of recent searches will also appear.  
    Search History
    • Click the search icon to rerun the search query in that row. 
    • Click the edit icon to modify the search query in that row.
    • Right-click a search query to copy it.
    Saved Searches
    • Click the search icon to rerun the saved search in that row.
    • Click the configure icon to change search settings or schedule reporting for the saved search.
    • Click the trash bin icon to delete the saved search in that row.
    • Right-click a search query to copy it.
  3. After running one or more searches, the Search page displays each search in a new tab. 
    A tab containing a completed search shows the following information:

    ItemDescription
    Search barThe search bar shows the search query.  
    Trend graph

    The trend graph of the search results shows a trend of the logs received over the last 24 hours.

    Logs

    The search results displayed in a grid.

    • To change the columns that display in the grid, click the columns menu on the right side, and then select desired attributes and deselect unwanted attributes.
    • To export the data, click the download icon, and then click Download.

    Some results in the grid may be marked with the following icon:

    This icon denotes results that are Observations. For more information, refer to the Observations topic.

    VisualizationsThe search results displayed as widgets.

Available Actions on the Search Page

What do you want to do?

How do you do it?

Start a new search.In the upper-left corner, click the blue +.

Close a search tab.

Point to the tab you want to close, and then click the gray X.
Close all search tabs.In the upper-right corner, click the blue number framed in a blue box, and then click Close all.
Close all completed searches.In the upper-right corner, click the blue number framed in a blue box, and then click Close completed.
Close all in-progress searches.In the upper-right corner, click the blue number framed in a blue box, and then click Close in-progress.
Close search tabs that have no results.In the upper-right corner, click the blue number framed in a blue box, and then click Close tabs without results.
View Search History.In the upper-right corner, click the blue number framed in a blue box, and then click View Search History.

Save a search after running it.

To the right of the search query, click the three-dot menu, and then click Save Search.
View a list of saved searches.To the right of the search query, click the three-dot menu, and then click View Saved Searches.
Schedule a report based on the search.To the right of the search query, click the three-dot menu, and then click Schedule Reporting.
Export a PDF report of the search.To the right of the search query, click the three-dot menu, and then click Export PDF Report.