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To set up and explore your data, access the ThoughtSpot application from a standard Web browser using a username and password. Before accessing ThoughtSpot, you need:

  • The Web address (IP address or server name) for ThoughtSpot.
  • A network connection.
  • A Web browser.

A username and password for ThoughtSpot.

Supported Web browsers

The following browsers are verified to work well with the ThoughtSpot application:

Browser Version Operating System
Google Chrome 20 and above Windows 7 or greater, Linux, MacOS
Mozilla Firefox 14 and above Windows 7 or greater, Linux, MacOS
Internet Explorer 11 Windows 7 or greater
Safari 10 or greater MacOS

Sign in

To sign in to ThoughtSpot from a browser:

  1. Open the browser and type in the Web address for ThoughtSpot: http://HOSTNAME_OR_IP
  2. Enter your username and password and click Sign In.

Sign out

Once you’re done with your search session, you can optionally sign out of ThoughtSpot. To sign out of ThoughtSpot from a browser:

  1. Click your user icon at the top right hand corner of the screen.
  2. Click Sign out.