Coveo for Sitecore Deployment Guide

This guide covers how to integrate and customize Coveo for Sitecore properly in a Sitecore instance.

Although not every article will be relevant to your solution, we recommend that you follow the steps in the order presented below.

Coveo for Sitecore Project Guide

Is this your first time downloading and deploying Coveo for Sitecore? For the best pro-tips and practices on how to integrate this product into your Sitecore instance, consult Coveo for Sitecore Project Guide and download our user-friendly, step-by-step guide.


The installation guide will help you install and configure your solution for a scaled environment.

Once you have completed the installation, make sure you understand properly how each pieces will interact with each other.


This includes modifying the way Sitecore items are indexed (to either filter them or customize their metadata) and adding complementary search results that come from an external repository (that is, external to Sitecore).

Creating a Search Interface or Search Components

This mostly involves integrating Coveo search capabilities into your Sitecore layouts and modifying the look and feel of search results.

For version 4.1+, the Coveo for Sitecore Hive framework is highly recommended. If you’re using Coveo for Sitecore Hive, see the following documentation:

If you’re using the Legacy version of Coveo for Sitecore, rather use the following:

Ranking Customizations

This includes modifying the order in which search results are displayed, depending on several factors.