Get index pattern APIedit

Deprecated in 8.0.0.

Use Get data view instead.

[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 Kibana index pattern by ID.


GET <kibana host>:<port>/api/index_patterns/index_pattern/<id>

GET <kibana host>:<port>/s/<space_id>/api/index_patterns/index_pattern/<id>

Path parametersedit

(Optional, string) An identifier for the space. If space_id is not provided in the URL, the default space is used.
(Required, string) The ID of the index pattern you want to retrieve.

Response codeedit

Indicates a successful call.
The specified index pattern and ID doesn’t exist.


Retrieve the index pattern object with the my-pattern ID:

$ curl -X GET api/index_patterns/index_pattern/my-pattern

The API returns an index pattern object:

    "index_pattern": {
        "id": "my-pattern",
        "version": "...",
        "title": "...",
        "type": "...",
        "timeFieldName": "...",
        "sourceFilters": [],
        "fields": {},
        "typeMeta": {},
        "fieldFormats": {},
        "fieldAttrs": {},
        "runtimeFieldMap" {},
        "allowNoIndex: "..."