## **Connectors UI**

  • Contact [support@searchblox](🔗) for Connectors UI utility.

  • Download Connectors UI and save it in local.

  • Start **connectorsgui** as Administrator.


  • Navigate to http://localhost:8082.

  • By default, Connectors UI will be running in 8082 port.

### Create an account

  • Create an account to use Connectors UI.


### Create an endpoint

  • After creating an account, click on the "+" icon on the top right to create a new endpoint.


  • Provide the following details to create an endpoint:

    1. Endpoint name should be unique for each account created.

    2. URL, the SearchBlox endpoint (http://localhost:8080/). "localhost" can be replaced with IP address where searchblox is installed.

    3. API key of the above SearchBlox instance

  • Make sure the SearchBlox server is up and running before creating an endpoint. Otherwise, it will throw an error.


### Create a new Data Source

  • Click on **Setup a new Data Source** to index the documents using a connector.


  • Select the type of Data Source with which you want to index the documents from the UI.


  • Provide all mandatory fields and click on **Create & Index**.

  • Make sure you have a corresponding Custom Collection in the SearchBlox server to index the documents.


  • State will be **RUNNING** while the connector is indexing the documents.



  • Once the state changes to **DONE**, navigate to SearchBlox server and confirm if the documents are indexed in that particular Custom Collection.