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The Kibana dashboards for the Elastic Beats are saved under the
etc/kibana directory. To create a zip archive with the
dashboards, including visualizations and searches and the index pattern, you can run the following command in the Beat
make package-setup make package-dashboards
The Makefile is part of libbeat, which means that community Beats contributors can use the commands shown here to
archive dashboards. The dashboards must be available under the
Another option would be to create a repository only with the dashboards, and use the GitHub release functionality to create a zip archive.
Share the Kibana dashboards archive with the community, so other users can use your cool Kibana visualizations!