Install a Search Client in Salesforce (Internal Users)

Find information faster in Salesforce with SearchUnify. This article takes you through the steps of installing and setting up a SearchUnify client in Salesforce.

Installation Overview


  • Connection between the search client and at least one Salesforce content source

Install the Search Client

  1. Visit Salesforce AppExchange, look up "searchunify", and open the top listing, SearchUnify - Cognitive Search & Insights for Salesforce.

  2. Click Get It Now.

  3. If prompted, log in with your Salesforce admin credentials.

  4. It's usually a good practice to install an app on Sandbox, instead of Production.

  5. Install the app for All Users. A warning might come up. Overlook it and proceed with installation.

In the end an Installation Successful message will greet you.

Configure Your Client

  1. Click Salesforce App Launcher and then View All.

  2. Find SearchUnify Configuration and click it open.

  3. Create a remote site using URL on the Search Configuration screen.

  1. Select Internal from Choose Search Platform. A configurations page will appear. Enter the details and click Process.
    • Enter Service Endpoint. It is your SearchUnify instance URL.
    • Enter Provision Key. You can get it from your SearchUnify representative.
    • Enter UID. It is your search client ID.
    • Enter jwt token expiration time(time should be in minutes). Enter any integer. The suggested value is 120.

  2. Spot this message to confirm a successful configuration.

  3. From the app launch menu, go to SearchUnify Vf Internal.

  4. Click SearchUnifyInternal to launch the search client.

  5. Start searching.

Last updatedFriday, November 27, 2020