The Field Browser drill down feature is available only for non-aggregate searches. Aggregate searches are not supported.
Depending on the type of field you want to drill down into, you can run searches in two ways:
- Drill down searches. Depending on if the field contains a string or numerical value, there are default drill down searches that you can run by simply clicking the name of the search.
- Histogram. Clicking a value in the histogram runs a new search on that value.
The histogram shows the top ten values (by percentage) of a field. If there are fewer than ten values returned you'll see fewer than ten values.
Searches for numerical fields
When you click a numerical field the average, minimum, maximum, and standard deviation values are displayed in addition to the top ten values by percentage:
Searches for fields containing strings
The histogram shows the top ten values by percentage:
Launching a search from the Field Browser
The drill down searches can be launched with just a click, opening a new search tab.
To launch a drill down search from the Field Browser:
- Run a search.
- In the Field Browser column, click a field.
- Click one of the Drill down search options. A new search window is opened, and the search begins.