# **Configuring SearchBlox**

Before using Alfresco Data Source, install SearchBlox successfully and create a **Custom Collection**.


# **Configuration details of Alfresco Data Source**

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In Linux, make sure that necessary permissions have been provided to the folder /opt by using the CHMOD command for writing log files and executing jar files.

Column Title
Column Title
usernameUser Name
data-directoryData Folder where the data needs to be stored. Make sure it has write permission.
api-keySearchBlox API Key
colnameThe name of the custom collection in SearchBlox.
urlSearchBlox URL
alfrescourlAlfresco URL from which the content is extracted for indexing http://localhost:8081/alfresco/api/-default-/public/alfresco/versions/1/nodes Replace the host and portname as applicable
alfrescoviewurlAlfresco URL to view Alfresco in a new window http://localhost:8081/alfresco/service/api/node/content/workspace/SpacesStore Replace the host and portname as applicable
exclude-formatsFile formats to exclude.
exclude-foldersFolders to exclude in Alfresco.
max-folder-sizeMaximum size of static folder after which it should be sweeped in MB.
search url & delete-api-url:Make sure that the port number is right. If your SearchBlox runs in 8080 port the URLs should be right.