# **Configuring SearchBlox**
Before using OneDrive Connector, install SearchBlox successfully and create a **Custom Collection**.
## **Configure Onedrive App for Onedrive connector
open following url in browser https://apps.dev.microsoft.com/?referrer=https%3A%2F%2Fdev.onedrive.com Login using user credentials
Click on Add an app after successful login
Specify application name and click on create
Note down application ID
click on add platform
Click on WEB
Specify redirect URL and click on save
# **OneDrive Connector**
All the files related to the connector should be available in the same folder that is, all files should be extracted into the same folder.
Create a data folder on your drive where the files would be temporarily stored and mention in yml files.
Contact [[email protected]](🔗) to request the download link for SearchBlox OneDrive connector. The following steps include the example paths for both Windows as well as Linux. In Windows, the connector would be installed in the _C drive_.
## **Steps to Configure OneDrive Connector**
Download the SearchBlox OndDrive connector. Extract the downloaded zip to a folder.
Unzip the archive under *C:\*
Configure the onedrive.yml file which includes OneDrive properties and SearchBlox properties as listed in the following:
|Column Title||Column Title|
|data-directory||Data Folder where the data needs to be stored. Make sure it has write permission.|
|api-key||SearchBlox API Key|
|colname||The name of the custom collection in SearchBlox.|
|exclude-folders||Folders to exclude in OneDrive.|
|log-file-maxSize,log-file-maxBackups,log-file-maxAge||megabytes after which new file is created number of backups after which log file should be deleted Number of days after which log files should be deleted|
|servlet url & delete-api-url:||Make sure that the port number is right. If your SearchBlox runs in 8080 port the URLs should be right.|
|authURL||OneDrive authorization url default: https://login.live.com/oauth20_authorize.srf|
|tokenURL||OneDrive api token url default: https://login.live.com/oauth20_token.srf|
|redirectUrl||OneDrive redirect uri to redirect back to Goconnector. Please be careful about port when specifying, it should not be same as SearchBlox port.|
|clientId||OneDrive app client id|
|clientSecret||OneDrive app client secret|
|port||OneDrive GOconnector port, should have the same port number given in redirect url|
|api_url||OneDrive API url default: https://api.onedrive.com/v1.0/|
The content details of onedrive.yml are provided here:
Start running the onedriveConnector.exe file for Windows