Sitecore Credential Usage in Coveo for Sitecore

At installation time, Coveo for Sitecore asks for the credentials of a Sitecore administrator user. Those credentials can be modified from the Sitecore Control panel (see Configuring the Sitecore Credentials).

Here is a list of tasks where the Sitecore administrator credentials are used by Coveo for Sitecore.

Create a dedicated Sitecore admin user for Coveo and use it in the activation steps. Assigning a dedicated user to Coveo for Sitecore will prevent lock-down issues.