Download Kibana


Download and unzip Kibana

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Kibana can also be installed from our package repositories using apt or yum. See Repositories in the Guide.


Start Kibana

Run bin/kibana (or bin\kibana.bat on Windows)


Open Kibana

Click on the link provided in the terminal, or point your browser at http://localhost:5601 and follow enrollment instructions to connect to Elasticsearch


Dive in

See our documentation for the latest up-to-date information.


Version: 8.6.1

Release date:

License: Elastic License 2.0

Supported OS/JVM/Browser


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