Get saved query APIedit

[preview] This functionality is in technical preview and may be changed or removed in a future release. Elastic will work to fix any issues, but features in technical preview are not subject to the support SLA of official GA features. Retrieve a single saved query by ID.


GET <kibana host>:<port>/api/osquery/saved_queries/<id>

GET <kibana host>:<port>/s/<space_id>/api/osquery/saved_queries/<id>

Path parametersedit

(Optional, string) The space identifier. When space_id is not provided in the URL, the default space is used.
(Required, string) The ID of the saved query you want to retrieve.

Response codeedit

Indicates a successful call.
The specified saved query and ID doesn’t exist.


Retrieve the saved query object with the 42ba9c50-0cc5-11ed-aa1d-2b27890bc90d ID:

$ curl -X GET api/osquery/saved_queries/42ba9c50-0cc5-11ed-aa1d-2b27890bc90d

The API returns the saved query object:

  "data": {
    "id": "42ba9c50-0cc5-11ed-aa1d-2b27890bc90d",
    "type": "osquery-saved-query",
    "namespaces": [
    "updated_at": "2022-07-26T09:28:08.600Z",
    "version": "WzQzMTcsMV0=",
    "attributes": {
      "id": "saved_query_id",
      "description": "Saved query description",
      "query": "select * from uptime;",
      "platform": "linux,darwin",
      "version": "2.8.0",
      "interval": "60",
      "ecs_mapping": {
        "host.uptime": {
          "field": "total_seconds"
      "created_by": "elastic",
      "created_at": "2022-07-26T09:28:08.597Z",
      "updated_by": "elastic",
      "updated_at": "2022-07-26T09:28:08.597Z",
      "prebuilt": false
    "references": [],
    "coreMigrationVersion": "8.4.0"