Explore dashboard dataedit

Get a closer look at your data by inspecting elements and using drilldown actions.

Inspect elementsedit

To view the data and requests behind the visualizations and saved searches, you can drill down into the elements.

From the panel menu, select Inspect. The data that displays depends on the element that you inspect.

Inspect in dashboard

Explore the underlying data for panelsedit

To explore the underlying data of the panels on your dashboard, Kibana opens Discover, where you can view and filter the data in the visualization panel. When Kibana opens Discover, the index pattern, filters, query, and time range for the visualization continue to apply.

The Explore underlying data option is available only for visualization panels with a single index pattern.

To use the Explore underlying data option:

  • Click the from the panel menu, then click Explore underlying data.

    Explore underlying data from panel context menu
  • Interact with the chart, then click Explore underlying data on the menu that appears.

    Explore underlying data from chart

    To enable, open kibana.yml, then add the following:

xpack.discoverEnhanced.actions.exploreDataInChart.enabled: true

Download CSVedit

To download the underlying data of the Lens panels on your dashboard, you can use the Download as CSV option.

The Download as CSV option supports multiple CSV file downloads from the same Lens visualization out of the box, if configured: for instance with multiple layers on a bar chart.

To use the Download as CSV option:

  • Click the from the panel menu, then click Download as CSV.

    Download as CSV from panel context menu