Shorten URL APIedit

[experimental] This functionality is experimental and may be changed or removed completely in a future release. Elastic will take a best effort approach to fix any issues, but experimental features are not subject to the support SLA of official GA features. Convert a Kibana URL into a token.

Requestedit

POST /api/shorten_url

Request bodyedit

url
(Required, string) The Kibana URL that you want to shorten, Relative to /app/kibana.

Response bodyedit

urlId
A top level property that contains the shortened URL token for the provided request body.

Response codeedit

200
Indicates a successful call.

Exampleedit

POST api/shorten_url
{
  "url": "/app/kibana#/dashboard?_g=()&_a=(description:'',filters:!(),fullScreenMode:!f,options:(hidePanelTitles:!f,useMargins:!t),panels:!((embeddableConfig:(),gridData:(h:15,i:'1',w:24,x:0,y:0),id:'8f4d0c00-4c86-11e8-b3d7-01146121b73d',panelIndex:'1',type:visualization,version:'7.0.0-alpha1')),query:(language:lucene,query:''),timeRestore:!f,title:'New%20Dashboard',viewMode:edit)"
}

The API returns the following result:

{
  "urlId": "f73b295ff92718b26bc94edac766d8e3"
}

For easy sharing, construct the shortened Kibana URL:

http://localhost:5601/goto/f73b295ff92718b26bc94edac766d8e3