Self-service search for Virtual Apps and Desktops data

Use self-service search to get insight into the events associated with the Virtual Apps and Desktops data source.

To view the events, select Apps and Desktops from the list, select the time period, and then click Search.

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You see the following self-service search page for the Virtual Apps and Desktops data source.

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Virtual Apps and Desktops events and its timeline details are shown on the page. You can search and filter the data using the facets and search queries.

Select the facets to filter events

Use the following facets that are associated to the Virtual Apps and Desktops data source.

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  • Event Type- Search events based on the event type such as account logon, app end, session end.

  • Tenant- Search events based on tenants.

  • Domain- Search events based on domains such as citrate.net.

  • Platform- Search events based on type of platforms such as chrome, Mac, windows.

For example, you want to view the events of users who have logged on to their accounts in the last one hour. Select Account Logon in the Event Type facet. Select the time period. The search page displays the corresponding events.

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Specify search query to filter events

When you place your cursor in the search box, you get the list of search suggestions for the Virtual Apps and Desktops data source. Use the search suggestions to specify your query and filter the events.

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You can also use operators in your search queries to narrow the focus of your search. For more information on the valid operators, see Use search query in the search box to filter events.

For example, you want to search events for the user John Doe and the operating system used is Windows. Specify the following query as shown in the figure.

  1. Specify the required word in the search box to get the related suggestions.

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  2. Click Country, the equal sign, and then specify the value. The value specified is India.

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  3. Use the AND and > operators in your search query.

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  4. Select the time period and click Search to view the events based on your search query.

For more information on how to use self-service search, see the About self-service search topic.

Self-service search for Virtual Apps and Desktops data