- Use Built-in Dashboards
- Open a Dashboard
- Interact with Data
- Interact with Specific Types of Panels
Use Built-in Dashboards
Fusion by default includes several built-in dashboards. Access these dashboards through the Fusion UI or in the file system at
The built-in dashboards are as follows.
Fusion Logs Dashboard
The Fusion Logs dashboard is the default dashboard.
You can modify the default dashboard to suit your needs. Each user can also choose a different dashboard as a browser default (for a specific browser).
The Fusion Logs dashboard is similar to the Fusion Search Logs dashboard. Both access the
logs collection. The content and layout differ slightly.
The Fusion Search Logs dashboard sends queries to Solr (
The Fusion Logs dashboard sends queries to a Fusion query pipeline (
/api/apollo/query-pipelines/_system/collections/), and it specifies the global query parameter
&df=message_t (use the field
message_t as the default field).
To open the default dashboard, from the Fusion Launcher click Analytics. Or, on any dashboard, click Goto saved default .
You can find the default dashboard in the file system at
An entirely blank dashboard is available. To open this dashboard, from the default dashboard click Blank Dashboard at the top right.
You can find the blank dashboard in the file system at
Fusion Metrics Dashboard
The Fusion Metrics dashboard displays key Fusion metrics from the Fusion collection
To open the Fusion Metrics dashboard, from the default dashboard click Metrics Dashboard at the top right.
You can find the Fusion Metrics dashboard in the file system at
Search Analytics Dashboard
The Fusion Search Analytics dashboard displays search analytics derived from collection logs and from queries to Solr (
To open the Search Analytics dashboard, from the default dashboard click Search Analytics at the top right.
You can find the Search Analytics dashboard in the file system at
Fusion Signals Dashboard
The Fusion Signals dashboard is a time-series dashboard that you can use to monitor signals collections. It uses the signal timestamp as the time field.
To open the Fusion Signals dashboard, from the default dashboard click Lucidworks Fusion Signals at the top right.
You can find the Fusion Signals dashboard in the file system at
Default Non-Time-Series Dashboard
Fusion includes a default non-time-series dashboard. This is an example:
To open the default non-time-series dashboard, at the top right of any dashboard, click New > .
You can find the default non-time-series dashboard in the file system at
Default Time-Series Dashboard
Fusion includes a default time-series dashboard. This is an example:
To open the default time-series dashboard, at the top right of any dashboard, click New > .
You can find the default time-series dashboard in the file system at
Open a Dashboard
Open the default dashboard – Click Goto saved default .
Open a pre-built dashboard – See Use Built-in Dashboards.
Load a dashboard from Solr – At the top right of the open dashboard, click Load . Saved dashboards are listed at the bottom of the dialog box. Click a dashboard to open it. Filter dashboards by entering an exact-match string in the Filter box. If there are more that 20 saved dashboards, use the pagination controls to find a dashboard. To view the next set of pages, click . To view the prior set of pages, click . You must click a page number to view the dashboards on that page. This is an example of the controls:
Load a dashboard from a file – At the top right of the open dashboard, click Load . Click Choose File , browse to and select the file, and then click Open.
Load a dashboard from a GitHub gist – Perform these steps:
At the top right of the open dashboard, click Load .
Enter the gist URL or number (the last part of the URL). For example:
Click Get . A link that opens the dashboard appears below a thin line. The link displays the dashboard name. Click the link to open the dashboard. This is an example of the Gist-loading dialog:
Set a default dashboard for a browser Click Save Dashboard > Set as Browser Default .
Clear the default dashboard for a browser – Click Save Dashboard > Clear Browser Default . The default dashboard for the browser becomes the system default dashboard
default.json(the Fusion Logs dashboard).
Interact with Data
Choose the collection from which to obtain data – If a dashboard was configured to let users choose among collections, then you can choose the collection from the Collections drop-down list at the top right of the dashboard.
Search – Enter a query term or phrase in a search bar in a Query panel, and then click Search .
Retrieve all data – In the Query panel, enter
:, and then click Search .
Clear a search box and return to the most general query (
:) – Click Clear Search Box .
See that a query is in progress for a panel – At the top right of a panel, the Waiting for Data indicator shows you that the panel is waiting for the data. If the indicator spins and spins while other panels display data, the panel is not configured correctly.
Select a specific data item – In a table, click a row. In a graphical-visualization panel, click a data item. Not all panel types let you select data in this way.
Export data – At the top of a panel, click Export .
Hide a row – At the left of the row, click Hide Row .
Expand a hidden row – At the left of the hidden row, click Expand Row .
Interact with Specific Types of Panels
Show the field list – At the top left of a Table panel, click Show Field List .
Hide the field list – At the top left of a Table panel, click Hide Field List .
Sort a column in a table into ascending order – At the top of a column, click Sort Ascending .
Sort a column in a table into descending order – At the top of a column, click Sort Descending .
View the next page of hits – At the top or bottom of a page of hits in a Table panel, click Next Page .
View the previous page of hits – At the top or bottom of a page of hits in a Table panel, click Previous page .
View the first page of hits – At the top left of a Table panel, click View First Page
Show details for a record in a table – Click a row in a table. Click Table, JSON, or Raw to view the details in those formats.
Hide details for a record in a table – At the top right of the details, click Hide Details .
Full Text Search panels
Show details for a record in a Full Text Search panel – Click a row in a Full Text Search panel. Click Table, JSON, or Raw to view the details in those formats.
Hide details for a record in a Full Text Search panel – At the top right of the details, click Hide Details .
Histogram and Range Facet panels
Zoom in on a subset of data (Histogram and Range Facet panels) – On the histogram, drag the mouse across the range of data you want to zoom in on.
Zoom out from a subset of data (Histogram and Range Facet panels) – Click Zoom Out .
Edit a filter – Click Edit Filter .
Toggle a filter on and off Click Toggle Filter .
Remove a filter – For the filter that you want to remove, click Remove Filter .
Note Exercise caution when removing filters. Some panels depend on specific filters being present. Fusion also creates filters based on your interactions with data. You can add a filter back, but there is no undo. You might want to just toggle the filter off instead.
Heat Map panels
Transpose rows and columns in a heat map – In a Heat Map panel, click Transpose Rows and Columns .